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Project: Palm Springs-San Jacinto Mountains Watershed Acquisition & Restoration

Description: Acquisition of Palm Canyon watershed headwater land and restoration of former Orchard and illegal dump site to its natural state

Reference Number: 38500000P010008

Implemented By: City of Palm Springs

Objective: Reduce ongoing groundwater contamination and damage to wildlife habitat value; permanently conserve land to preserve natural flow into Palm Canyon and aquifer

Type: Acquisition Fee Title, Restoration

Total Cost: $862,765.42

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 9/30/2018    Actual Completion: 5/31/2019

Associated Counties: Riverside

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Prop. 1, Ecosystem, Watershed Protection and Restoration2/23/2016$862,765.42

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Acquisition Fee Title   

Water Action Plan Target

Make Conservation a California Way of LifeAction Description
Protect and Restore Important EcosystemsAction Description
Expand Water Storage Capacity and Improve Groundwater ManagementAction Description
Provide Safe Water for All CommunitiesAction Description


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