Planning for the East Fork Sustainable River Access Project at the Oaks Area would initiate Phase 2 of the East Fork Project in the Oaks Areas, only, and would complete the design, engineering, and permitting for the Oaks Areas improvements. The project would serve as a model for sustainable recreational, balancing recreational uses and resource protection. This project will design a single river-friendly public access point to the river in accordance with the Site Access Model (developed in the East Fork Project) and enhance the protection of sensitive/special status riparian and aquatic species, including the Santa Ana Sucker. In addition to the river access improvements, associated project amenities include a public restroom, picnic tables, low wall seating, informational kiosk and ADA parking.
Watershed Conservation Authority
Environmentally sustainable recreation opportunities to the meet the needs of a growing urban and culturally diverse population.
Restoration, Recreation/Access/Interpretation, Monitoring, Infrastructure Improvement
Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC):