Physical Report - 11/8/17 @ Site: 5, Freelance Monitors

Site ID: 5
Date & Time: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 5:14pm
We can learn a lot about overall health, habitat for fish and wildlife, and possible pollution problems by taking a close look at the stream and recording what we see and smell. For more information about the Creek Freaks physical report and what it can tell you about a stream, click here.
The Water
Water appearance: 
clear
Odor: 
none
Under the Water
Stream bottom appearance: 
brown
Algae color and texture: 
dark green
matted
hairy
Algae amount: 
moderate
Stream bed stability: 
no spots
Stream Banks
Stream bank composition: Trees: 
high
Stream bank composition: Shrubs: 
high
Stream bank composition: Grass: 
medium
Stream bank composition: Bare soil: 
low
Stream bank composition: Rocks: 
high
Stream bank erosion: 
0-19% (slight)
Streamside Plants
Riparian zone width left bank: 
0-10'
Riparian zone width right bank: 
11-50'
Stream channel shade: 
20-49% (moderate)
Additional Notes: 

Laramie River near Jelm

Location Type: 
Map
Location: 
POINT (-106.009972573 41.0584888196)