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Project: American River Basin: Lower Cosumnes River Floodplain Restoration Project

Description: Breach levees, re-create historic sloughs and off-channel wetlands, and install fish screens on existing water intake structures to create additional floodplain and habitat.

Reference Number: 3860-P84-950

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, Recreation/Access/Interpretation, Infrastructure Improvement

Total Cost: $1,279,015.61

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 6/30/2019    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Placer, Sacramento

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Federal Contribution11/21/2011$100,000.00
Local Contribution11/21/2011$932,254.00
Prop. 84, Integrated Regional Water Management11/21/2011$246,761.61

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Lowland Floodplains and Bypassess1acres restored/assessed/managed
Recreation/Access/InterpretationTrail construction/Improvement6miles of trail constructed/improved
Infrastructure ImprovementFish Passage/Screens  


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