West Magpie Creek
|Materials & Equipment||Environmentally Sensitive Stream Crossing EcoArch™ 138” X 40’ Engineered Steel Footing Pads|
|Owner:||Consolidated Salish and Kootenai Tribes (CSKT)|
|Contractor:||Kendall Dupuis Logging|
|Application:||West Magpie Creek supports West Slope Cutthroat Trout. It was necessary to remove a perched culvert pipe to allow Salmonid migration and prevent a genetically isolated population.|
|Special Project Elements:||About four miles of the creek are inhabited by fish but it was divided by segments of the perched culvert and needed a viable solution that could be installed in the remote location.|
Why this product versus others?
EcoArch™ product is pre-assembled and ready to set. The excavator was able to set 20’ sections on lightweight corrugated footing pads and simply bolt them together.