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Project: Restoring Fish Migration Connectivity to the Salt River Coastal Watershed

Description: This Project will restore 0.5 miles of the lower reach of Francis Creek and another 1.7 miles of the Salt River channel and associated riparian floodplain.

Reference Number: 3600BP1596013

Implemented By: Humboldt County Resource Conservation District

Objective: The objective of this project is to restore fish passage from the Salt River to Francis Creek, thus allowing unimpeded 5.9 miles of fish passage to historic freshwater fish habitat from the Pacific Ocean.

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $1,990,407.39

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 4/30/2020    Actual Completion: 4/6/2020

Associated Counties: Humboldt

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Prop. 1, Watershed Restoration7/21/2016$1,990,407.39

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Riparian Habitat1408acres restored/assessed/managed
RestorationRiver Channel Restoration1408acres restored/assessed/managed

Water Action Plan Target

Increase Regional Self-Reliance and Integrated Water Management Across All Levels of GovernmentAction Description
Protect and Restore Important EcosystemsAction Description


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