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Project: Tahoe-Sierra: Regional Aquatic Invasive Species Control

Description: Invasive aquatic plant, Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum), will be removed from Truckee River. Benefits of this project will be improved water quality and fish habitat.

Reference Number: 3860-P84-1512

Implemented By: Tahoe Resource Conservation 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

Total Cost: $187,500.00

Project Status: Complete but Not Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 12/31/2021    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: El Dorado

Located In Disadvantaged Community: No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution2/10/2016$37,500.00
Prop. 84, Integrated Regional Water Management2/10/2016$150,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEradication/Treatment of Invasive Species100acres assessed/treated
Water ManagementWater Use Efficiency - Best Mgt. Practices  


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