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Project: Tisdale/Sutter Bypass Multibenefit Planning

Description: Reclamation District 1500, in coordination with DWR, will develop a suite of potential multi-benefit actions and proposed project concepts that contribute toward specific flood risk reduction and habitat restoration objectives within the Tisdale and Sutter Bypasses. Tasks include adapting an existing numerical model, performing field reconnaissance, and in coordination with local stakeholders, developing a suite of potential multi-benefit concepts and proposed management actions that contribute towards specific flood risk reduction and habitat objectives in the Tisdale and Sutter Bypasses.

Reference Number: 3860-P01-308

Implemented By: Department of Water Resources

Objective: Scope and develop technical and feasibility-level analyses for potential multi-benefit concepts and management actions in the Tisdale and Sutter Bypasses.

Type: Acquisition Easement, Restoration, Monitoring, Infrastructure Improvement, Research/Planning (including Science)

Total Cost: $1,000,000.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 6/30/2022    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Sutter

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Prop. 1, Flood Management11/13/2018$1,000,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Acquisition EasementThreatened or Endangered Species Recovery3.5acres acquired
RestorationEcosystem: Lowland Floodplains and Bypassess730acres restored/assessed/managed
RestorationEcosystem: Riparian Habitat73acres restored/assessed/managed
MonitoringAt-risk Species Monitoring/Assessment  
MonitoringLevee Evaluation/Inspection  
MonitoringWater and Sediment Quality  
Infrastructure ImprovementFish Passage/Screens  
Infrastructure ImprovementLevee Repair, Strengthen, Raised0.3miles of levee repaired/strengthened
Research/Planning (including Science)Feasibility Studies -- Ecosystem Restoration  
Research/Planning (including Science)Feasibility Studies -- Flood Control/Water Supply  
Research/Planning (including Science)Management Plans  
Research/Planning (including Science)Mapping: Floodplain  

Water Action Plan Target

Protect and Restore Important EcosystemsAction Description
Increase Flood ProtectionAction Description


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