The report ?Fish Passage Culvert Inspections Vaseux, Inkaneep, and Penticton Creek Watersheds?, Snowy River Resources Ltd., 2001, identified this location as a partial barrier to fish passable. However, when the data were retrofitted using the 2008 Fish Passage Protocol, the site scored 21 which indicates a full barrier. The existing culvert (photo 1) had been installed prior to 1992 and was not embedded. The culvert width (0.6m) relative to the channel width of approximately 3 m was too small. A hydrologic assessment and new crossing design were completed in 2009 and the supply and installation of the structure occurred during November 2009.
Jones, Stephen. 2010. Culvert Replacement to Restore Fish Passage at Site Trib to Solco 1 on TFL 59. Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Forest Science Program. Forest Investment Account Report. FIA2010MR234
Topic: FLNRORD Research Program
Keywords: Forest, Investment, Account, (FIA), Land, Base, Investment, Program
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