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Project: Arroyo Burro (Palermo) Acquistion

Description: The Conservancy provided a $300,000 to the City of Santa Barbara (City) to acquire the 5.3-acre Arroyo Burro Palermo Property to protect riparian, wetland, and upland habitat and eliminate the threat of future residential development in this important portion of the floodplain.

Reference Number: 37601903301

Implemented By: City of Santa Barbara

Objective: Watershed and floodplain protection

Type: Acquisition Fee Title

Total Cost: $2,310,000.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 12/11/2019    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Santa Barbara

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution11/27/2019$1,510,000.00
Other State Funds11/27/2019$500,000.00
Prop. 1, Ecosystem, Watershed Protection and Restoration11/27/2019$300,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Acquisition Fee TitleSignficant Ecoystems and Natural Landscapes5.3acres acquired

Water Action Plan Target

Protect and Restore Important EcosystemsAction Description


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