N. Monitoring Findings in Bridge Creek

Example of Geomorphic Change Detection Monitoring from Bridge Creek.


Synopsis of Topic

Here we will present preliminary findings from the Bridge Creek monitoring effort.

Why We're Covering It

To illustrate how monitoring campaigns for active beaver restoration projects can be implemented and what we are learning from such efforts.

Learning Outcomes

This topics helps us with the following learning outcomes for the workshop:
  • Knowledge of past and ongoing restoration projects using beaver;
  • A working understanding of considerations in restoration designs using beaver;
  • An introduction of how to develop dynamic designs utilizing beaver; and


Slides & Handouts

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Relevant or Cited Literature

  • Pollock M, Wheaton JM, Bouwes N and Jordan CE. 2011. Working with Beaver to Restore Salmon Habitat in the Bridge Creek Intensively Monitored Watershed: Design Rationale and Hypotheses, Interim Report, NOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Seattle, WA, 63 pp. (In your Binder)
  • Demmer R and Beschta RL. 2008. Recent History (1988-2004) of Beaver Dams along Bridge Creek in Central Oregon. Northwest Science. 82(4): 309-318. DOI: 10.3955/0029-344X-82.4.309.

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