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Project: Lower Owens River Basin Saltcedar Control, Phase II

Description: Enhancement project for the removal and treatment of invasive Tamarisk (saltcedar) on approximately 400 acres of land along the Lower Owens River

Reference Number: 3640P1E921

Implemented By: Inyo County Water Department

Objective: The restoration or enhancement of riparian habitat and aquatic habitat for salmonids and trout to protect or enhance a flood protection corridor or bypass.

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $970,000.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 9/3/2015    Actual Completion: 9/3/2015

Associated Counties: Inyo

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution12/8/2011$585,000.00
Prop. 1E, Habitat Conservation Fund12/8/2011$385,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Riparian Habitat400acres restored/assessed/managed


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