Lake Tahoe EIP

Sunset Stables Upper Truckee River Reach 6 Restoration Project

Project Number
01.02.01.0005
Action Priority
Restore Priority Meadows, Wetlands, and Lake Tahoe Tributaries
Implementers
California Tahoe Conservancy
Primary Contact
Stuart Roll (stuart.roll@tahoe.ca.gov)
Stage
Planning/Design
Duration
2004 - 2025
Watershed Restoration Program Restore Priority Meadows, Wetlands, and Lake Tahoe Tributaries
Restore 4,500 linear feet of stream channel and enhance the function of the Stream Environment Zone and associated habitat types. Restore river connection to its floodplain and create instream habitat complexity. Remove encroached lodgepole on floodplain to reclaim meadow. Total project area is about 134 acres, with approximately 60 acres of Stream Environment Zone restoration. Reroute, re-vegetate or BMP user created trails. Remove invasive species and re-vegetate.

Key Accomplishments

Accomplishments to be provided upon completion of project

Threshold Categories

  • Fisheries
  • Soil Conservation
  • Vegetation Preservation
  • Water Quality
River Ford in UTR Reach 6
(Timing: Before) (~650 KB)
Credit: Tahoe Conservancy River Ford in UTR Reach 6

Location