Lake Tahoe EIP

Blackwood Creek Channel Restoration Phase 3A (Reach 6)

Project Number
01.02.01.0055
Action Priority
Restore Priority Meadows, Wetlands, and Lake Tahoe Tributaries
Implementers
U.S. Forest Service - Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit
Primary Contact
Joey Keely (joseph.keely@usda.gov)
Stage
Completed
Duration
2001 - 2012
Watershed Restoration Program Restore Priority Meadows, Wetlands, and Lake Tahoe Tributaries
This project restored 3,000 feet of stream channel and 40 acres of floodplain in 2008/2009. Long term restoration effectiveness monitoring scheduled for 2016.

Key Accomplishments

  • Educational and Interpretive Programs Produced: 2
  • Linear Feet of Stream Channel Restored or Enhanced: 3,000 lf
  • People Served: 60

Threshold Categories

  • Fisheries
  • Soil Conservation
  • Vegetation Preservation
  • Water Quality
Blackwood Creek Restored
(Timing: After) (~3,095 KB)
Credit: Unknown Blackwood Creek Restored

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