Eagle Lake Shore Information
Wetland Category: Flats & Beaches
NWI Classification: L2US5
Latitude:   40.706270 Longitude:   -120.673785

Image Data
Date: 01/11/2012
Direction: North
State: California
Country: USA
Location: Eastern shore of Eagle Lake along Hwy 139
Author(s): Larry Handley
Affiliation: USGS/NWRC

Description: Lacustrine unconsolidated shore vegetated greater than 30% cover. Vegetation is inundated by lake level during the spring and summer.
Conditions: Winter water level is low in lake exposing flats. Flats are also covered with non-persistent vegetation.
Dominant Plants:   Scientific Name:
Tule/California Bullrush   Schoeloplectus californicus (C.A. Mey.) Palla
Three square   Schoenoplectus pungens (Vahl) Palla
Sedge   Carex spp.

Disturbances: Horse hoof prints indicate that the vegetation is grazed during low water.