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Project: Madera: Cottonwood, Dry, Berenda Creek Arundo Eradication and Sand Removal Project

Description: Eradicate Arundo and remove approximately 25,000 tons of sediment on 17 miles of creeks to restore flood flows and habitat, and improve groundwater recharge.

Reference Number: 3860-P84-961

Implemented By: Root Creek Water District

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, Water Management, Other

Total Cost: $2,441,241.74

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 3/31/2021    Actual Completion: 6/15/2021

Associated Counties: Madera

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution11/21/2011$719,120.00
Prop. 84, Integrated Regional Water Management11/19/2021$1,722,121.74

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Riparian Habitat1acres restored/assessed/managed
Water ManagementSediment Removal  


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