Habitat Restoration Assessment

Purpose

Verification of success of habitat restorations

Objective

An assessment is needed to quantify the following. • Acres of suitable migratory bird stopover habitat restored or improved. • Miles of warmwater fish community habitat restored or improved. • Acres and condition of riparian corridor and wetland restored and enhanced. • Acres and condition of riparian emergent wetland improved, enhanced or restored. • Invasive species in project areas are inventoried and mapped. • Recommendations for continued maintenance, repair, or enhancement are determined.

Outcome

Monitoring and evaluation is necessary to confirm that these projects are functioning as expected.

QA Measures

Run Project Summary Report

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
Habitat
GL-00E01312-0 sub 5.B11
2015