Grants Stream

Waterfront property

Access trail for cottage

Grants 09

Friday, July 30, 2010

Issue:

Cottage on riverfront with a clearing of lawn along the bank. Access trail to the river. The stream banks are moderately eroded.

Action Required:

Landowner education on the importance of maintaining an adequate buffer zone on his property. Restore the buffer zone by planting shrubs or by letting nature take its course by leaving a strip of untouched vegetation along the stream.

Negligible alteration

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