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Project: Upper Newport Bay Living Shoreline Project

Description: The Orange County Coastkeeper will plan and implement a restoration and monitoring program of the native Olympia oyster and eelgrass in Newport Bay. Living shoreline techniques use a combination of living and structural materials to stabilize shorelines and preserve natural processes and habitats, and are gaining support as a natural solution to sea level rise impacts.

Reference Number: 37601405310

Implemented By: Orange County Coastkeeper

Objective: habitat restoration

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $537,499.93

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 2/1/2022    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Orange

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Unknown

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Other State Funds11/21/2019$237,500.00
Prop. 84, Coastal Conservancy Programs5/2/2019$12,500.00
Prop. 40, State Coastal Conservancy: Land and Water Conservation10/16/2017$37,499.93
Prop. 12, State Coastal Conservancy unspecified11/15/2019$250,000.00


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