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Project: SF Bay Area: Bair Island Restoration

Description: Restore a total of 878 acres of vegetated tidal marsh, by breeching four historic levees, lowering interior levees, constructing five ditch blocks, and installing flow control structures.

Reference Number: 3860-P84-837

Implemented By: Bay Area Clean Water Agencies

Objective: Project will help local public agencies to meet long-term water supply needs, protection of water quality, and augment/restore environmental conditions.

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $2,982,180.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 9/30/2016    Actual Completion: 6/30/2014

Associated Counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, Sonoma

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution11/21/2011$1,717,180.00
Prop. 84, Integrated Regional Water Management11/21/2011$1,265,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Shallow Water/ Marsh/ Wetland Habitat878acres restored/assessed/managed


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