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are monitoring a sample of the road decommissioning and maintenance projects to assess their effectiveness in reducing impacts and risks to key watershed processes. Risk profiles are being developed and compared, before and after road treatments, with the Geomorphic Road Analysis and Inventory Package (http://www.fs.fed.us/GRAIP). This suite of robust… (More)
In Fiscal Year 2008, Congress authorized the Legacy Roads and Trails Program and allocated the US Forest Service (USFS) $40 million to begin its implementation. Based on continued success, the program has been allocated $90 million in FY2010. This program is intended to reduce road and trail impacts to watersheds and aquatic ecosystems by decommissioning… (More)
Table 3. Project area streams and sediment accumulation and specific sediment accumulation at the stream mouth, calculated using only road surface-related sediment and all road sediment sources (landslides, gullies, and fill erosion at drain points).