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Project: American River Basin: Aquatic and Riparian Habitat Enhancement in the Lower American River at River Mile 0.5R

Description: Lower and re-grade over-steepened American River bank and revegetate to increase the frequency of flooded habitat for fish, and improve riparian habitat for birds.

Reference Number: 3860-P84-946

Implemented By: Regional Water Authority

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: $2,697,974.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 6/30/2019    Actual Completion: 10/31/2018

Associated Counties: Placer, Sacramento

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution11/21/2011$1,289,791.00
Prop. 84, Integrated Regional Water Management11/21/2011$1,408,183.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Lowland Floodplains and Bypassess1acres restored/assessed/managed
RestorationEcosystem: Upland Habitat1acres restored/assessed/managed
RestorationEradication/Treatment of Invasive Species1acres assessed/treated


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