Lake Tahoe EIP

Angora Creek Fisheries/SEZ Enhancement Project

Project Number
Action Priority
Restore Priority Meadows, Wetlands, and Lake Tahoe Tributaries
El Dorado County, CA
Primary Contact
Donaldo Palaroan (
2005 - 2013
Watershed Restoration Program Restore Priority Meadows, Wetlands, and Lake Tahoe Tributaries
The completed project involved the construction of a new channel, replacement of undersized and failing culverts with concrete arch culverts at two locations and removal of fill material adjacent to the stream channel to improve floodplain function and riparian vegetation. This project continues to provide long-term water quality, riparian and aquatic habitat benefits.

Key Accomplishments

  • Acres of Habitat Restored or Enhanced: 0.3 acres
  • Linear Feet of Stream Channel Restored or Enhanced: 187 lf
  • Miles of Pedestrian and Bicycle Routes Improved or Constructed: 0.21 miles
  • Miles of Street Sweeping: 0.84 miles

Threshold Categories

  • Air Quality
  • Fisheries
  • Soil Conservation
  • Vegetation Preservation
  • Water Quality
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Credit: El Dorado County See photo for captions.