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Project: San Francisco Bay Creosote Piling Removal and Pacific Herring Restoration Project

Description: Creosote piling removal and Pacific herring restoration pilot project in the San Francisco Bay. This innovative project includes final site(s) selection and project design, permitting, removal of at least 180 tons of creosote pilings and restoration of one acre of native eelgrass, oyster, and rockweed habitat for Pacific herring and other species.

Reference Number: 37601302801

Implemented By: Ducks Unlimited, Ducks Unlimited, Inc.

Objective: habitat restoration

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $1,647,107.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 12/31/2022    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Bay Area Counties

Located In Disadvantaged Community: No Located In Severely Disadvantaged Community: No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Prop. 84, Coastal Conservancy Programs4/5/2016$102,891.00
Prop. 84, San Francisco Bay Area Conservancy Program2/21/2019$350,000.00
Prop. 40, State Coastal Conservancy: Land and Water Conservation6/6/2017$1,115,897.00
Prop. 1, Ecosystem, Watershed Protection and Restoration12/6/2016$78,319.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Shallow Water/ Marsh/ Wetland Habitat1acres restored/assessed/managed

Water Action Plan Target

Protect and Restore Important EcosystemsAction Description


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