Millstream River

Excessive erosion of the bank

Waterfront property

Water withdrawal

Millstream 47

Thursday, August 27, 2009


Waterfront property with some erosion. Some trees were planted 10 meters from the river. Because of the erosion, those trees are now 5 meters from the river. There is also some water withdrawal for domestic use.

Action Required:

Stabilize the eroded banks with rocks on top of a geotextile membrane. Encourage the establishment of vegetation on the banks in order to retain the soil more effectively.

Negligible alteration

Minor alteration. Must follow site

Alteration with possibility of impact

Alteration with impact. Recommended intervention.

Full restoration

incomplete restoration or monitor

Restoration to be completed