Wet swale - Recommended Short Term (3-Year) Maintenance Schedule for Carpenter Creek project. Numbers indicate quarter in which maintenance should occur.
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|Task||Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
|Mowing: Conducted twice in the first and second years; once annually thereafter if needed to control invasive species. Late June and late August are ideal mowing dates.||2, 3||2, 3|
|Herbicide Application: Conducted at least twice annually for weed control, or as supplement to mowing and brushing.||2, 3||2, 3||2, 3|
|Supplemental Seeding/Planting: Only if required to meet guarantees for native vegetation cover.||2, 3||2, 3||2, 3|
|Supplemental Woody Species Removal: Conducted as needed to meet performance standards, preferably during winter months.||1, 4||1, 4||1, 4|
|Debris Removal/In-stream Structure Repair: Inspect & Repair as needed.||1, 2, 3, 4||1, 2, 3, 4||1, 2, 3, 4|