The Chase River runs through club property and over the years erosion and gravel accumulation from upstream runoff have changed the nature of the flow to the extent that the banks were at risk at several locations and the area behind the caretaker’s residence was at risk from flooding and trees that had become a falling hazard due to erosion of their root systems.
In order to solve the flooding problem Larry Burnett and his Grounds/Wetland crew took on the task of correcting all the problems that have built up over the years.
We began by retaining COPCAN EXCAVATING, our long time supporter in projects around the club, to solve the problems. After receiving all the permits to allow us to remove the gravel that had washed in and to create fish habitat the work began. The project took one week to complete. Continue Reading →