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Project: San Joaquin River Parkway, Weed Management and Job Creation Project

Description: A grant to the Fresno Economic Opportunities Commission (FEOC) for a cooperative project with the San Joaquin River Parkway and Conservation Trust (Trust) and the San Joaquin River Conservancy (SJRC) to conduct removal of nonnative invasive plant species on eight public properties within the San Joaquin River Parkway (Parkway), including property owned or administered by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, San Joaquin River Conservancy, the State Lands Commission, and the Fresno County Office of Education, all located within the Parkway between State Route 99 and ±1 mile upstream of State Route 41 in Fresno and Madera counties.

Reference Number: 36402016054

Implemented By: California Department of Fish and Wildlife, State Lands Commission, San Joaquin River Conservancy

Objective: Weed removal to protect and restore important ecosystems.

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $1,059,934.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 9/30/2020    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Fresno, Madera

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Private Contribution8/30/2016$100,000.00
Prop. 1, Ecosystem, Watershed Protection and Restoration8/30/2016$959,934.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Riparian Habitat1571acres restored/assessed/managed

Water Action Plan Target

Protect and Restore Important EcosystemsAction Description


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