Fact Sheet

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Total Area: 29.85 square kilometers (7,376 acres)
Lowest Elevation: 300 meters ( feet) at confluence of Tenmile Creek and South Fork Eel River
Highest Elevation: 1,420 meters ( feet) at Cahto Peak
Rivers and streams:

  • South Fork Eel River: drainage area 140 square km at the reserve
    Elder Creek: 17.8 square km
    Jack of Hearts: 12.1 sq km
    Fox Creek: 2 sq km
    Skunk Creek: 2 sq km
    Barnwell:

Annual Rainfall:
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Table of watershed areas

 

Stream or River Watershed area Temperature (when?) CanopyCover Wetted width (July) Pool/Riffle spacing (m pool:m riffle)
  (km2) (°C) (% closed)* (m)  
      *spherical convex densiometer    
Sculley 0.09
Hagar 0.13
Sugar 0.22 12.3 98
Skunk 1 0.30 97
Skunk 2 0.35 97
Skunk 0.54 13.3 97
McKinley 0.57 14.3 96
Dark Canyon 1.68 15.3 96
Misery @ Elder 1.95
Barnwell 1.98 14.8 97
Fox 2.60 15.1 96
Deer 2.91 16.3 98
Jack of Hearts 7.40
Redwood 8.09 13.8 92
Elk 10.0 20.7 70
Elder @ Misery 10.0
Jack of Hearts 10.6 15.2 82
Dutch Charlie 11.6
Elder 12.7
Elder 13.5 80
Mud 13.2
Elder 16.9 18.8 79
SF @ Mud Cr. 40.0
Rattlesnake 60.4 22.1 52
SF @ Redwood Cr. 83.9 65
SF Eel at Wilderness Lodge Road bridge 108.1 20.0
SF @ HQ 116.0 20.3 43
SF @ Skunk Cr. 124.9
SF @ Elder Cr. 125.6 38
SF Eel 144.7 23.5 46
SF Eel 149.6 23.8 25
SF Eel 152.0
SF @ Ten Mile Cr. 154.0
Ten mile 169.3 24.4 6.9
SF just below TM 323.3