Butte Creek (ARDF #CI009) Au mrdata.usgs.gov

The gravel in Butte Creek is coarse and typically contains boulders of quartz and quartzite as much as 0.5 meters in diameter (Yeend, 1991). A hydraulic plant was installed in 1916 but operated only a short time because of scarcity of water (Brooks, 1918). Placer mining was reported in 1916, 1937 and perhaps 1932 (Eberlein and others, 1977, p. 19).

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Butte Creek Ecological Preserve CSU, Chico

The Butte Creek Ecological Preserve (BCEP) is a 93-acre site along the middle section of Butte Creek. The site was formerly used for gold, sand and gravel mining, and is recovering from those activities. The property contains more than a mile of creek frontage, as well as habitat for many species of special status, including the Western Pond

Butte Creek District (MRDS #10310595) AU

The gravels are coarse, well rounded, and consist of andesite with some chert and minor quartz. There are also some auriferous Tertiary gravels in the northeast part of the district. O?Brien (1949) reported the Butte Creek channel in Section 35, T22N, R2E to be about 250 feet wide, with the gravel about 15 feet thick above a hard tuff bedrock.

Biologists hope gravel creates more chinook spawning

Big Butte Creek’s main flows usually occur in spring and don’t come with the force needed to return gravel to stream stretches like the project area, where pre-flood photos show a few dozen

Butte Creek Oregon Fishing Forum

2016-3-2  Both Butte and Abiqua are accessible above the falls by the same gravel logging road. Access is tough, but Butte is "easier". There is an actual trail to Butte Creek Falls but it puts you below the falls, not above. I have not found a trial to above the Abiqua, I just bush whack. There is one below to the base of the falls, but you're stuck below.

Summary of Reports and Documents Pertaining to Butte

2019-6-16  Chinook Salmon in Proposed Gravel Mining Pond. Jones and Stokes Associates Inc. May 27, 1993. Contact: Warren Shaul. When the time comes to analyze the Sutter By-pass and its role in Butte Creek fisheries, this documents introduction and background may be of some help. Butte Creek Canyon: Changing Utilization in the Sierra Nevada Foothills A

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3 reviews of Butte Sand & Gravel "I was driving down Highway 50 stuck in traffic one of their big sand trucks kicking rocks off of it I could not get out of the way the truck had numerous Rock falling off the miles I got the license plate number I got the truck number and not the serial number and not the phone number I got everything off the phone off the truck I called the company I hired an

Butte Creek Canyon

2016-11-1  Butte Creek Canyon. 2 Dry Creek Bed: Because there is no culvert, rainwater and dirt have no place to go and have washed out the road. 3 Another picture of a blocked creek, with no culvert placed Crushed gravel used in an attempt to prevent runoff on the new road. 21

ANNUAL GRAVEL ROAD STABILIZATION PROJECT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 9, 2020 ANNUAL GRAVEL ROAD STABILIZATION PROJECT Butte County, Calif.--It is time once again for Butte County Public Works to begin the annual gravel road stabilization project. This process typically involves preparing the existing roadway by grading and repairing any drainage issues, adding additional gravel where necessary, then watering and

Butte Creek Ecological Preserve CSU, Chico

The Butte Creek Ecological Preserve (BCEP) is a 93-acre site along the middle section of Butte Creek. The site was formerly used for gold, sand and gravel mining, and is recovering from those activities. The property contains more than a mile of creek frontage, as well as habitat for many species of special status, including the Western Pond

Biologists hope gravel creates more chinook spawning

Big Butte Creek’s main flows usually occur in spring and don’t come with the force needed to return gravel to stream stretches like the project area, where pre-flood photos show a few dozen

Butte Creek (MRDS #10109540) AU USGS

Geographic coordinates: -121.783, 39.69876 (WGS84) Elevation: 93: Location accuracy: 100 (meters): Relative position: 3 MI SOUTHEAST OF CHICO TO CENTERVILLE AND HELLTOWN, A DISTANCE OF 12 MI, Accurate Within Dredging Area, Accurate Within Dredging Area, Accurate Within Dredging Area

Butte Creek Oregon Fishing Forum

2016-3-2  Both Butte and Abiqua are accessible above the falls by the same gravel logging road. Access is tough, but Butte is "easier". There is an actual trail to Butte Creek Falls but it puts you below the falls, not above. I have not found a trial to above the Abiqua, I just bush whack. There is one below to the base of the falls, but you're stuck below.

Chapter 6 Ecology Butte Creek Watershed

2010-10-4  Butte Creek Draft ECR Page 56 Chapter 6 Ecology Plant Communities and Distributions Due to differences in topographic features, solar exposure, soil moisture, slope, and elevation, the Butte Creek Gravel and or sand bars form as a result of the inherent flood dynamics of a

BUTTE CREEK WATERSHED PROJECT BEC Protects

2020-1-6  Butte Creek originates in the Jonesville Basin, Lassen National Forest, at an elevation of 7,087 feet. Several small tributaries converge in the Butte Meadows Basin, an area characterized by a series of wide meadows and repeating series of pools and riffles. Butte Creek transitions from the Butte Meadows area approximately 25

Summary of Reports and Documents Pertaining to Butte

2019-6-16  Chinook Salmon in Proposed Gravel Mining Pond. Jones and Stokes Associates Inc. May 27, 1993. Contact: Warren Shaul. When the time comes to analyze the Sutter By-pass and its role in Butte Creek fisheries, this documents introduction and background may be of some help. Butte Creek Canyon: Changing Utilization in the Sierra Nevada Foothills A

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Butte Creek Chico LocalWiki

2020-12-25  Butte Creek is a tributary of the Sacramento River that runs through much of Butte County including Chico.Its name, much like that of our county, comes from the nearby Sutter Buttes.. The creek flows by Honey Run Road through the canyon. Tubing is a popular way to float down the creek during the hot summer months. Kayaking on Butte Creek is better in spring when flows are higher.

Butte Creek Canyon

2016-11-1  Butte Creek Canyon. 2 Dry Creek Bed: Because there is no culvert, rainwater and dirt have no place to go and have washed out the road. 3 Another picture of a blocked creek, with no culvert placed Crushed gravel used in an attempt to prevent runoff on the new road. 21

Butte Creek Gravel Pit (B. J. Earle) the Digital

Butte Creek Gravel Pit . Author(s): B. J. Earle. Year: 1983. Summary. This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records

Butte Creek Oregon Fishing Forum

2016-3-2  Both Butte and Abiqua are accessible above the falls by the same gravel logging road. Access is tough, but Butte is "easier". There is an actual trail to Butte Creek Falls but it puts you below the falls, not above. I have not found a trial to above the Abiqua, I just bush whack. There is one below to the base of the falls, but you're stuck below.

Friends of Butte Creek

2019-6-16  gravel was generally of good quality for salmon spawning. Water temperatures in the potential holding pools ranged from less than 60 degrees to a high of 72 degrees F. during the hottest days of summer. The eleven-mile canyon section of Butte Creek contains pools, shelter, spawning gravel

Chapter 6 Ecology Butte Creek Watershed

2010-10-4  Butte Creek Draft ECR Page 56 Chapter 6 Ecology Plant Communities and Distributions Due to differences in topographic features, solar exposure, soil moisture, slope, and elevation, the Butte Creek Gravel and or sand bars form as a result of the inherent flood dynamics of a

BUTTE CREEK WATERSHED PROJECT BEC Protects

2020-1-6  Butte Creek originates in the Jonesville Basin, Lassen National Forest, at an elevation of 7,087 feet. Several small tributaries converge in the Butte Meadows Basin, an area characterized by a series of wide meadows and repeating series of pools and riffles. Butte Creek transitions from the Butte Meadows area approximately 25

Butte Creek Falls Trail [GESCHLOSSEN] Oregon

This route includes Sawtell Road, Family Camp Road, Butte Creek Mainline, Butte Creek 500 Road, then finally Crooked Finger 400 Road which leads you to the campground and trailhead.". I tried that today and got within a mile before I ran into a locked gate. Probably about a mile from the campground. A lot of gravel road to discover a closed road.

Butte Creek Falls, Scotts Mill, OR Hiker Moms

2015-9-1  In the words of my 4 yr old son "This is the best hike we've been on!!" Location: Butte Creek Falls is located past Silverton, near Scott's Mill, Oregon. From the I-5 in Salem, take Silverton Road (a.k.a OR 213)east through Silverton. Silverton Road will turn into McClaine Rd. It will come to an end

Butte Creek Falls Trail [CLOSED] Oregon AllTrails

Butte Creek Falls Trail [CLOSED] is a 1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Scotts Mills, Oregon that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature trips and is accessible year-round.

ANNUAL GRAVEL ROAD STABILIZATION PROJECT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 9, 2020 ANNUAL GRAVEL ROAD STABILIZATION PROJECT Butte County, Calif.--It is time once again for Butte County Public Works to begin the annual gravel road stabilization project. This process typically involves preparing the existing roadway by grading and repairing any drainage issues, adding additional gravel where necessary, then watering and

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