Reed College Canyon

index

Reed Canyon Enhancement Strategy

Implementation Strategy

Lower Lake Management Zone
 

Timing of Tasks

Tasks

J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

Restore headwater forest on slopes (approx 30,000 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

   

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 1500 ft)

           

X

X

X

     

Commons area view / northern lake edge

Secure permit for in-water work at small emergent marsh to north

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Use aquatic weed harvester to remove reed canarygrass

X

X

                 

X

Elevate water level to a depth of 3' in winter during harvest

X

X

                 

X

Install erosion control / sediment traps at sewerline crossing

X

X

                 

X

Use backhoe to remove rcg near edge and in drier locations

           

X

X

       

Dewater harvested material near access road

           

X

X

X

     

Monitor and periodically remove new invasive growth

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Revegetate edge with riparian edge plant community

 

X

X

X

         

X

X

 
 
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