Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program
FIA Project 9150001

    Fish Passage Culvert Replacement with a New Bridge at Site Red 1 on Red Creek
 
Project lead: Steve Jones (Consultant to Weyerhaeuser)
Author: Jones, Stephen
Subject: Forest Investment Account (FIA), British Columbia
Series: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program
Description:
The report -2008 Fish Passage Culvert Assessments, Cascades Forest District FIA Project SOTSA185045001-, Karen Grainger, R.P.Bio, November 2008 identified this location as an upstream barrier to rainbow trout migration in Red Creek with a score of 26. The existing culvert had been installed in the 1980ís and had the following characteristics: was not embedded, had a 12cm outlet drop and was too narrow for the stream width (photos 1 and 2). A hydrologic assessment and new crossing design were completed March 13, 2009 and the supply and installation of the structure occurred August 27-29, 2009. The assessments that contributed to the decision to restore fish passage at this crossing are: -2008 Fish Passage Culvert Assessments, Cascades Forest District FIA Project SOTSA185045001 -, Karen Grainger, R.P.Bio., November 2008. The score according to the March 2008 Fish Passage Protocol methodology was 26.

    Deliverables:

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Updated August 16, 2010 

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