Diamond Y monitoring

Project Description

Establish baseline and regular monitoring of rare fishes, invertebrates and Pecos sunflower; Re-establish USGS springflow gage; Establish additional flow monitoring of the downstream reach; Ensure adequate aquifer level monitoring; Determine if riparian/marsh monitoring is needed and, if so, develop method; Contribute to understanding of the groundwater system feeding Diamond Y Spring; Assess small scale connectivity within each reach

Conservation Area

Pecos River

NFCA Objectives

Project Hierarchy: 1
Estimated Cost Range: ~$100,000 - $200,000
Project Submitted By: Ryan Smith
Suggested Contact: Ryan Smith

Effective conservation of aquatic and riparian habitats.



Project Status

  • Suggested
  • Ongoing
  • Completed

Project Location

Diamond Y Spring and Diamond Y Draw