Greenhorn Creek 1

General Information
Project Type: 
Project Date: 
January, 1991
Goals and Objectives

Goals: Stablize the eroding stream bank

Restoration Action: Meanders were reconstructed and lined with natural material, and vegetation was planted to stabilize the eroding stream bank.

Monitoring: 5 year vegetation and channel monitoring; insect populations and bird populations

Project Description

Landowner: Private

on FS Land?: No

Cost: $406,000

Size: 2,800 ft; 17.6 acres

Problems: 1997 flood damage