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Project: Upper Butte Basin Wildlife Area- Little Dry Creek Habitat Restoration

Description: A grant to California Waterfowl Association for a cooperative project with North American Wetlands Conservation Council and the landowner to restore 534 acres of wetlands, uplands and cereal grain habitat) at the Department of Fish and Wildlife's (CDFW) Upper Butte Basin Wildlife Area, Little Dry Creek Unit, and enhance an additional 200 acres of wetlands on an adjacent privately owned property protected in perpetuity through a CDFW conservation easement, all located seventeen miles southwest of Oroville in Butte County.

Reference Number: 3640P1E956

Implemented By: California Waterfowl Association

Objective: Habitat conservation

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $560,889.97

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 6/30/2017    Actual Completion: 6/2/2016

Associated Counties: Butte

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Federal Contribution2/20/2014$26,385.00
Private Contribution2/20/2014$26,385.00
Prop. 1E, Habitat Conservation Fund6/9/2016$508,119.97

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Shallow Water/ Marsh/ Wetland Habitat734acres restored/assessed/managed


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