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Project: Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area Habitat and Drainage Improvement Project Permitting

Description: The Bypass conveys seasonal high flows from the Sacramento River to help control river stage and protect the cities of of Sacramento, West Sacramento, Davis and other local communites, farms and lands from flooding. The Yolo Bypass Wildlife area covers approximately 16,770 acres of managed wildlife habitat and agricultural lands. Expansion of the Wildlife area over many years has resulted in the need to better integrate the individual drainage systems througout the 16,770 acre property. This project addresses the permitting necessary to initiate the integration of these systems. Funding will be use to develop and submit permitting packages to position the overall project for contruction grant funding.

Reference Number: 3600BP1696009

Implemented By: Ducks Unlimited


Type: Research/Planning (including Science)

Total Cost: $135,471.29

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 9/30/2018    Actual Completion: 9/30/2018

Associated Counties: Multiple

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Prop. 1, Water Quality, Ecosystem Restoration and Fish Protection Facilities - Delta11/15/2016$135,471.29

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Research/Planning (including Science)Other  

Water Action Plan Target

Make Conservation a California Way of LifeAction Description
Increase Regional Self-Reliance and Integrated Water Management Across All Levels of GovernmentAction Description
Achieve the Co-Equal Goals for the DeltaAction Description
Protect and Restore Important EcosystemsAction Description


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