Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program
FIA Project 6734002

    Kelvin Creek Deactivation
 
Project lead: Hamilton, Dave (BC Timber Sales)
Contributing Authors: Philips, Noel; Hamilton, David; Williams, Rod; Forsite Consultants Ltd.
Subject: Forest Investment Account (FIA), British Columbia
Series: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program
Description:
Several old wood culverts on old logging roads rotted and collapsed, infilling the creek channels with gravel/ organic debris wedges. This caused several small creeks to re-route, partly following these roads.
The clay bank, 30 meters above Kelvin Creek was destabilized by these diversions. Consequently a significant slide occured and hundreds of cubic meters of clay material was introduced into Kelvin Creek. The lower reaches of Kelvin Creek are fish habitat. This process continued.

    Deliverables:

Final Report (2.2Mb)
Kelvin Creek Bridge Map (2.4Mb)
Inspection report (2.1Mb)

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Updated August 16, 2010 

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