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Project: Watsonville Sloughs Acquisitions

Description: Grant to the Land Trust of Santa Cruz County to acquire 486 acres in the Watsonville Slough complex by for the purpose of protecting and enhancing freshwater coastal wetlands, improving floodplain function and preserving agriculture.

Reference Number: 376008093

Implemented By: Land Trust of Santa Cruz County

Objective: wetlands preservation and enhancement

Type: Acquisition Fee Title

Total Cost: $3,470,000.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: No

Estimated Completion: 12/1/2010    Actual Completion: 12/31/2009

Associated Counties: Santa Cruz

Located In Disadvantaged Community: No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Federal Contribution2/19/2010$875,000.00
Private Contribution2/19/2010$1,700,000.00
Prop. 84, Monterey Bay and Watersheds Program2/19/2010$895,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Acquisition Fee TitleSignficant Ecoystems and Natural Landscapes490acres acquired


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