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KRIS Big River: Picture Page

Area Middle Big River
Topic Sediment: Fines <0.85mm Mainstem Big River 2000

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The image mrcbig_sed.jpg shows the location of five reaches in the Big River where the Mendocino Redwood Company has measured channel shape, substrate particle size distribution, and gravel permeability. The reaches are 30 bankfull channel widths in length, extending upstream from the mapped points. Point coverage was provided by MRC. Image from KRIS Big River Maps.

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