Lake Tahoe EIP

Christmas Valley Erosion Control Project - Phase 2C

Project Number
01.01.01.0053
Action Priority
Reduce Stormwater Pollution From: Roads and Highways, Forest Roads, Public and Private Parcels
Implementers
El Dorado County, CA
Primary Contact
Donaldo Palaroan (donaldo.palaroan@edcgov.us)
Stage
Completed
Duration
2005 - 2013
Stormwater Management Program Reduce Stormwater Pollution From: Roads and Highways, Forest Roads, Public and Private Parcels
The Christmas Valley Erosion Control Project - Phase 2C encompasses the streets of Santa Claus Drive, Saint Nick Way, the southernmost end of Blitzen Road, and Elf Lane (includes Christmas Valley Unit Nos. 1 and 2). The main goals of the Project are related to improving the water quality of runoff to Lake Tahoe by reducing erosion and sediment flow originating in the Project area. The Project goals are remove/reduce fine sediment originating from the Project areas prior to reaching the Upper Truckee River to the maximum extent practicable. Remove/reduce coarse sediment originating from the Project areas prior to reaching the Upper Truckee River to the maximum extent practicable.

Key Accomplishments

  • Miles of Roads Decommissioned or Retrofitted: 0.4 miles
  • Miles of Street Sweeping: 1.1 miles

Threshold Categories

  • Water Quality
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Credit: El Dorado County See photos for captions.

Location