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Little Salmon River 45th Parallel, 9/06 - Willow Weaving at Monitoring Site 2, Stretch 1 

Click and scroll on the panorama above to see a 360 degree view!

Seeing the success of willow weavings along Round Valley Creek and Fourmile Creek, we decided to use the stabilization method to tackle two particularly raw, steep and eroding stretches of the Little Salmon River in late September and October 2006. Volunteers armored the unstable banks with hundreds of locally harvested willows.

Check out the 9/06 Willow Weaving just upriver.

Also see: How To Construct Willow Weavings in the Restoration Techniques section.

This panorama taken September 30, 2006.

See "before" and "after" images of restoration. (2.4 Mb PDF File)

On the mend: the bank protected by willows sprouting from the willow weaving that volunteers
constructed in fall 2006. Little Salmon River, September 5, 2007.
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