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Project: SF Bay Area: South Bay Salt Pond 16A/17 Habitat Restoration

Description: Restore 130 acres of tidal marsh and create 240 acres of shallow water pond habitat by lowering and breaching levees, constructing berms to direct flows, installing water control structures, constructing nesting islands, and constructing trail improvements and viewing platforms, and installing interpretive signs.

Reference Number: 3860-P84-838

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: $7,549,918.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 9/30/2016    Actual Completion: 4/30/2014

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$6,284,918.00
Prop. 84, Integrated Regional Water Management11/21/2011$1,265,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Shallow Water/ Marsh/ Wetland Habitat370acres restored/assessed/managed


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