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Project: Independence Lake Forest Enhancement

Description: A grant to The Nature Conservancy (TNC) for a cooperative project with the U. S. Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Forest Foundation, Truckee Meadows Water Authority, and the Bella Vista Foundation to restore forest stand ecology and reduce fuel loads on forest owned by TNC, located generally 15 miles north of the City of Truckee in Sierra County.

Reference Number: 36402014155

Implemented By: The Nature Conservancy

Objective: To restore forest stand ecology and reduce fuel loads on forest

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $1,481,181.89

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 11/21/2019    Actual Completion: 11/21/2019

Associated Counties: Sierra

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Federal Contribution2/25/2015$180,358.00
Private Contribution2/25/2015$891,978.00
Prop. 84, Forest Conservation Program2/25/2015$408,845.89

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationForest Lands200acres restored/assessed/managed


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