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Project: San Vicente Redwoods (Cemex) Forest Conservation Easement

Description: Conservation Easement of ±8532 acres for the purpose of Forest Habitat under California Forest Conservation Program in Santa Cruz County.

Reference Number: 36402011159

Implemented By: Santa Cruz Land Trust

Objective: To acquire a forest conservation easement over 8,532± acres of working forest lands, forest reserve areas and habitat linkages, located near the town of Davenport in Santa Cruz County. The Easement will allow continued forest harvesting and prohibit land conversion to non-forest uses. In addition, it will help enhance protection of several watersheds, wildlife corridors, habitat linkages, and areas supporting a wide variety of wildlife species found within the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Type: Acquisition Easement

Total Cost: $23,240,289.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 12/2/2014    Actual Completion: 12/2/2014

Associated Counties: Santa Cruz

Located In Disadvantaged Community: No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Other State Funds8/28/2014$1,900,000.00
Private Contribution8/28/2014$11,325,000.00
Prop. 84, Forest Conservation Program8/28/2014$10,015,289.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Acquisition EasementForest Conservation8532acres acquired


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