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Project: Cochran Creek Fish Habitat and Channel Restoration: Construction Phase

Description: Grant to CalTrout to restore and enhance fish and wildlife habitat on lower Cochran Creek between Fay Slough and Myrtle Avenue, on Humboldt Bay. The project will restore fish passage between Cochran Creek and Humboldt Bay, enhance and expand tidal, brackish, freshwater and riparian habitat on Cochran Creek and Quail Slough, and increase flood protection of adjacent agricultural lands.

Reference Number: 37601601302

Implemented By: CalTrout

Objective: habitat restoration

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $2,373,786.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 2/28/2024    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Humboldt

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Other State Funds6/18/2020$1,496,986.00
Prop. 1, Ecosystem, Watershed Protection and Restoration6/18/2020$876,800.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Shallow Water/ Marsh/ Wetland Habitat21acres restored/assessed/managed

Water Action Plan Target

Protect and Restore Important EcosystemsAction Description


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