Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program
FIA Project 4439006

    Project completion abstract for environmental maintenance projects (roads activity area) & road deactivation, landslide and gully rehabilitation: Cotton Creek road deactivation, Cranbrook TSA, southern interior region
 
Project lead: Tembec Industries Inc.
Author: Belcher, Marcie
Imprint: Cranbrook, B.C. : Tembec Industries Inc., 2003
Subject: Forest Investment Account (FIA), Riparian Areas, British Columbia, Management
Series: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program
Description:
Complete permanent road deactivation (with no access) of approximately 1.1 km of road in the Lower Cotton Creek drainage (between 13-14 km on the Cotton Creek Main Road). The prescriptions for this work are directed at re-establishing a functioning riparian zone and stream channel along this section of the Cotton Creek road. This portion of the road is a significant sediment source into Cotton Creek. Although this section of Cotton Creek is non-fish bearing, the lowest reaches of Cotton Creek (downstream of the highway crossing) is a Kokanee spawning area. Cotton Creek is not within a community watershed but has licensed domestic water supply users.
Marcie Belcher.

    Deliverables:

Cotton Creek Project Abstract (1.5Mb)

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Updated August 16, 2010 

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