Road Stream Crossing Site AUS_CR032

Au Sable River Watershed, East Branch Au Sable River
I-75 Northbound
Grayling Twp, Crawford County
Information collected by:
Huron Pines
Site Location
GPS Coordinates: 44.69147 , -84.69741
T27N R03W Sec 32
Owned by Private
Fish Passability 0.5
Total Erosion: 0.7914 tons/year
Severity: Moderate
Year Inventoried: 2013
Crossing Information
Type of Crossing: Bridge
Structure Shape: Open Bottom Square/Rectangle
Inlet Type: Other
Outlet Type: At Stream Grade
Structure Material: Concrete
Structure Substrate: Sand
General Conditions: Good
Structure Interior: smooth
Dimensions of Structure: Length 72.9 ft. , Width 35.5 ft. , Height 9 ft.
Structure Inlet
Water Depth: 2 ft.
Water Velocity*: 2.08 ft./sec.
Structure Outlet
Water Depth: 1.3 ft.
Water Velocity*: 1.87 ft./sec.
*Water Velocities were measured at the Surface (with Float Test)
Stream Information
Stream Flow: Less than Bankfull
Riffle Information
Water Depth: 2.2 ft.
Bankfull Width: 39.5 ft.
Wetted Width: 36.5 ft.
Water Velocity: 1.8 ft./sec. (Measured with Float Test)
Dominant Substrate: Sand
Road Information
Paved Federal Road
Road Condition: Good
Road Width at Culvert: 42 ft.
Location of Low Point: Other
Runoff Path: Ditch
Fill Depth: 0 ft.
Slope: Vertical
Fill Depth: 0 ft.
Slope: Vertical
Left Approach
Length: 1000 ft.
Slope: 1% to 5%
Vegetation: Heavy
LS Factor: 0.57
Erosion: 0.7914 tons/year
Length: 0 ft.
Slope: 0%
Vegetation: Heavy
LS Factor: 0
Erosion: 0 tons/year
Erosion Information
Total Erosion at Crossing: 0.7914 tons/year
Extent of Erosion: Minor
Summary Information
Fish Passability 0.5
These non-native species were observerd at this site: Spotted Knapweed