Crews at work planting willows.

Crews at work planting willows.

BAYHA ISLAND FLOODPLAIN

GOAL: Plant 11 acres of created floodplain on an island in the Snake River

LOCATION: Melba, ID

DATE: 2016

CLIENT: The Freshwater Trust / Idaho Power

SCOPE: Revegetation Consulting and Design, Planting, Browse Protection, Seeding, Willow Brush Erosion Control

DETAILS: This challenging site involved large-scale coordination with construction occuring concurrently with planting, working on an island, complying with Idaho Power safety and reporting requirements.

 

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UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD CHAUSSE SIDING - SPRING CREEK

GOAL: Revegetate reconstructed spring creek channel

LOCATION: Grace, ID

DATE: 2016

CLIENT: CH2M Hill 

SCOPE: Russian Olive Removal, Planting, Willow Brush Mattress Construction and Installation, Revegetation Consulting and Design

DETAILS: IMA complied with all safety requirements necessary to work on railroad property for a large firm such as CH2M Hill. 

Reconstructed streambank with soil lifts ready to be revegetated.

Reconstructed streambank with soil lifts ready to be revegetated.


Seeded native plants with sagebrush coming back

Seeded native plants with sagebrush coming back

BITCH CREEK NATIVE PLANT RE-SEEDING

GOAL: Seed fields previously in production with native plants and restore sage-steppe habitat

LOCATION: Felt, ID

DATE: 2014 - present

CLIENT: private client

SCOPE: Monitoring, Weed Control, Seeding


HEART ROCK RANCH RESTORATION

GOAL: Construct wetlands, restore streams, re-seed fields with native plants; weed control

LOCATION: Bellevue, ID

DATE: 2011 - present

CLIENT: private client

SCOPE: Streambank Consulting and Design, Wetland Design, Revegetation Consulting and Design, Planting, Construction Management, Bioengineering, Erosion Control Installation, Monitoring, Weed Control, Seeding

 

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Bank re-graded and stabilized, erosion control fabric, shrubs and trees planted and seeded.

Bank re-graded and stabilized, erosion control fabric, shrubs and trees planted and seeded.

ITD ELLIS BRIDGE RESTORATION

GOAL: Revegetate bridge construction site and stabilize streambank.

LOCATION: Ellis, ID

DATE: 2014-2016

CLIENT: Idaho Transportation Department

SCOPE: Streambank Consulting and Design, Revegetation Consulting and Design, Planting, Construction Management, Bioengineering, Erosion Control Installation, Monitoring

 

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ITD EAST FORK SALMON RIVER BRIDGES RIPARIAN RESTORATION

GOAL: Revegetate 4 sites along the Salmon River with riparian shrubs and trees.

LOCATION: Clayton, ID

DATE: 2015

CLIENT: Idaho Transportation Department

SCOPE: Revegetation Consulting and Design, Planting, Irrigation

DETAILS: This project provided the mitigation ITD was responsible for after re-aligning road bridges over the East Fork of the Salmon River. Access and stabilizing vegetation was challenging, but now in year three of the project

 

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EAST CANYON CREEK HABITAT RESTORATION - SWANER NATURE PRESERVE

GOAL: Restore and revegetate 2,000 linear feet of streambank to improve stream shading and streambank stability.

LOCATION: Park City, Utah        

DATE: 2013 - 2015

CLIENT: Swaner Nature Preserve and SWCA Environmental Consultants

SCOPE: Construction Management, Bioengineering, Erosion Control Installation, Planting, Broadcast Seeding, Plant Propagation, Browse Protection, Irrigation, Weed Control

Bank is stabilized with soil lifts and a variety of plantings

Bank is stabilized with soil lifts and a variety of plantings


Planting trees in the revegetation area

Planting trees in the revegetation area

jESSE cREEK hABITAT RESTORATION

GOAL: Revegetate Jesse Creek, a tributary to the Henry’s Fork River, after flows were successfully turned back into the de-watered channel.

LOCATION: West Yellowstone, MT

DATE: 2014

CLIENT: The Nature Conservancy of Idaho

SCOPE: Revegetation Consulting and Design, Planting, Browse Protection

 


NATIONAL PARK SERVICE WEIPPE PRAIRIE

GOAL: Plant wetland area in NPS Weippe Prairie

LOCATION: Weippe, ID

DATE: 2016

CLIENT: National Park Service

SCOPE: Planting, Custom Growing

DETAILS: In concert with our sister company, North Fork Native Plants, IMA provided plants, labor, and installation expertise at Weippe Prairie in northern Idaho.

 

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lEE cREEK rESTORATION AND rEVEGETATION

GOAL: Revegetate 5,000 feet of newly constructed channel alignment that reconnects Lee Creek to the Lemhi River. 

LOCATION: Leadore, ID

DATE: 2013

CLIENT: The Nature Conservancy of Idaho

SCOPE: Revegetation Consulting, Plant Propagation, Willow Cutting Collection and Installation, Planting, Drill Seeding

DETAILS: This project was intended to provide beneficial habitat to native fish populations in Lee Creek.

 

Willow cuttings installed during a rainstorm

Willow cuttings installed during a rainstorm


Planting clusters along the revised channel

Planting clusters along the revised channel

tETON cREEK rESTORATION AND rEVEGETATION

GOAL: Revegetate 7,400 feet of reconstructed channel.

LOCATION: Driggs, ID

DATE: 2013

CLIENT: Friends of the Teton River          

SCOPE: Revegetation Consulting, Willow Collection and Installation