Merced Lake Patrol Cabin Preservation

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This project is intended to correct structural, as well as health and safety issues with the Merced Lake Cabin. These deficiencies were identified by wilderness and facilities management condition assessments. The scope of work for this project includes:

Repair or replace roof

Repair deteriorated wall logs

Repair wall log chinking

Repair doors and windows to restore operation

Repair the ceiling

Perform extensive rodent exclusion

Replace wood burning stove

Improve and provide rodent-proof food storage

Replace kitchen stove pipe

Rodent proof existing kitchen cabinets
All repairs and replacements will be in kind and comply with The Secretary of the Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties. Any replacement logs will be gathered from down and dead logs in the area. All materials will be brought in on pack stock except the wood stove which will be flown in by helicopter. A Minimum Requirement Analysis is in process.