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Project: USGS Subsidence Reversal and Carbon Sequestration Demonstration Project - Study

Description: This project consists of the development and testing of “farm scale” efforts to reverse land subsidence on Delta Islands using managed wetlands and sustainable farming practices.

Reference Number: 3860-P1E-102

Implemented By: Department of Water Resources

Objective: Develop and prove farm scale techniques to reverse subsidence and sequester green house gases.

Type: Research/Planning (including Science)

Total Cost: $8,650,000.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 6/30/2011    Actual Completion: 6/30/2012

Associated Counties: Sacramento

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Federal Contribution3/29/2010$8,450,000.00
Prop. 1E, Delta Levees System Integrity Program7/21/2016$200,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Research/Planning (including Science)Subsidence Reversal/Carbon Sequestration  


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