Reed College Canyon

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Reed Canyon Enhancement Strategy

Implementation Strategy

Crystal Springs Canyon Management Zone
 

Timing of Tasks

Tasks

J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

Restore headwater forest on slopes (approx 300,000 sq ft)

Hire labor crews to remove in areas with native veg conflicts

X

X

X

             

X

X

Coordinate and conduct bi-annual volunteer ivy/ blackberry pull

     

X

X

       

X

X

 

Work with neighbors to remove invasives on their property

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Seed freshly cleared areas with regreen or sterile wheat for ec

       

X

X

   

X

X

   

Monitor and periodically remove new invasive growth

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Revegetate cleared areas with native plant material

 

X

X

           

X

X

 

Coordinate bi-annual volunteer planting day

   

X

           

X

   

Enhance lake to stream transition (min 200 lf)

Develop a detailed design for channel re-design and fish passage

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Secure permit for pipe removal/ channel creation

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Hire contractor to re-create channel / modify passage

 

X

       

X

X

X

     

Use bioengineering to increase vegetation on streambank edge

                 

X

X

 

Add large woody debris to stream channel to improve habitat

           

X

X

X

     

Enhance floodplain with riparian edge / forested wetland plant comm.

 

X

X

           

X

X

 

Improve pedestrain access around theater / restore stream channel

Secure permit for in-water work around theater (with other permit)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Excavate banks under theater to a saturated level

           

X

X

X

     

Install preplanted coir mats of sedges and rushes in excavated areas

 

X

X

           

X

X

 

Install nootka rose to detract access under theater

 

X

X

           

X

X

 

Use bioengineering to increase vegetation along streambank

                 

X

X

 

Trail system

Survey current and potential future location for trails

           

X

X

X

     

Regrade trail to a 3' width, 15' away from water's edge (min 500 ft)

           

X

X

X

     

Move trail location to accommodate channel re-creation

           

X

X

X

     

Install second bridge across stream d/s of theather

           

X

X

X

     
 
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