Aux Ormes River - South Branch

Culverts on private woodlot

Swamp upstream of the trail

South Branch Ormes 03

Thursday, August 19 2010

Issue:

Forestry road on private woodlot that crosses the brook with two cement culverts. Almost dry this time of year. Future mine site in the area.

Action Required:

A follow-up is required to monitor the effects of the new mine on the river. The stream banks around the culverts should be stabilized in order to reduce sedimentation in the river.

Update

June 30 2017

Sediments in water

Abundant vegetation

Swamp upstream of the trail

Update:

Vegetation has grown on the banks. The mine never came to existence. Sediment was observed in the water. Follow-up should be done on this site.

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