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Project: Upper Truckee River Marsh Restoration

Description: California Forest Consrvation Program, El Dorado County

Reference Number: 36402019199

Implemented By: California Tahoe Conservancy

Objective: This grant to the California Tahoe Conservancy for the protection, resotration, and improvement of upper watershed lands in the Sierra Nevada and Cascade mountains, including forest lands, meadows, wetlands, chaparral and riparian habitat. The project will improve water supply and water quality, improve forest health, reduce fire danger, mitigate the effects of wildfires on water quality and supply and increase flood protection.

Type: Restoration

Total Cost: $10,604,066.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 3/31/2024    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: El Dorado

Located In Severely Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Federal Contribution11/21/2019$800,000.00
Other State Funds11/21/2019$6,824,066.00
Prop. 68, Upper Watershed Lands in Sierra Nevada and Cascade Mountains11/21/2019$2,980,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Shallow Water/ Marsh/ Wetland Habitat261acres restored/assessed/managed


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