Road Improvement for Watershed Restoration - Lassen National Forest Anadromous Watersheds

road crossing over a stream

Fish need improved roads, which can enhance the quality of streams. See how road improvements help with watershed and salmon restoration.

Presenter: 
Michael Derrig
USDA Forest Service Lassen National Forest
Contributors: 

Producer - Michael Furniss
Technical production - Jeffrey Guntle

Video Length: 
9:16
Publication date: 
06/02/2008
You should gain an understanding of:: 

Why road improvements are needed for watershed restoration and fish habitat restoration.

Terms including road treatments (disconnect, diversion and decommission), culverts, diversion potential, connected road surface, road surface and ditches, and road closure.

How fish passage is affected by road changes and improvements.

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