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Project: Conaway Ranch Conservation Easement (Scope Change)

Description: A grant to the California Waterfowl Association (CWA) for a cooperative agreement with the Department Fish and Game to acquire a conservation easement over 4,000± acres of the Conaway Ranch (within the Yolo Bypass) and protect existing resource values by restricting land uses to current wildlife friendly agricultural practices.

Reference Number: 3640P1E840

Implemented By: California Waterfowl Association

Objective: Allow for the continuation of agricultural uses so long as these uses retain the resource values as described under the easement.

Type: Acquisition Easement

Total Cost: $5,000,000.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 2/20/2014    Actual Completion: 2/20/2014

Associated Counties: Yolo

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Other State Funds11/29/2012$4,000,000.00
Prop. 1E, Habitat Conservation Fund11/29/2012$1,000,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Acquisition EasementFlood Control/Protection Corridor6888acres acquired


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