Pickwick Creek Habitat Improvement Project (2008)

Objective:

Increase the numbers of large brown trout (>16 inches) by improving stream conditions on 1,950 ft of stream. Reduce stream sediment load from reduced bank erosion and improved stream channel geomorphology.

Description:

This project included -

  • Installation of 252 ft of overhead cover (11 skyhooks, 13 LUNKERS, 1 - 40 ft log crib
  • Installation 2,099 ft of rip rap
  • Installation 36 cover rocks
  • Sloping ~ 4,000 ft of stream bank (some were originally 8-10 ft high)
  • Installation two root wads

Photos:

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