||Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program|
|FIA Project 9162001
||Fish Passage Culvert Replacements for Stevens Road (Whatshan FSR) and Whatshan Road, TFL 23|
|Project lead: Les Thiessen (SNT Engineering)|
|Author: Thiessen, Les|
|Subject: Forest Investment Account (FIA), British Columbia|
|Series: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program|
|Stevens Creek and Whatshan River provides high value fish habitat for kokanee, rainbow trout, mountain whitefish and bull trout. As well, Whatshan Lake is a popular recreational fishing lake.|
The culvert crossings restricted fish passage. The conceptual design provided for the replacement of the culverts with concrete slab bridges. The opening under the structure was designed to conform to the natural creek width and gradient.
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