Petite rivière aux Ormes

Bridge for farm tractors

Landscaping up to the river

PR Ormes 17

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Issue:

Bridge that crosses the river on private farm field. Large clearing on both sides of the river. Infilling of rocks and dirt on right bank. Wood on the bridge contains creozote. Large boulders and cement slabs as rip-rap.

Action Required:

Landowner education on the importance of maintaining an adequate buffer zone on his property. Assure the stability of the banks around the bridge and the structural integrity of the bridge.

Alteration negligible

Minor alteration. Must follow site

Alteration with possibility of impact

Alteration with impact. Recommended intervention.

Full restoration

incomplete restoration or monitor

Restoration to be completed