Santa Clara River Parkway Sespe Cienega Restoration Planning

Award Period
Award Amount
Agency Name
Santa Clara River Conservancy
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PI First Name
PI Last Name
Peter Downs
Area/s of Research
Ecology and Evolution

The purpose of this project is to develop a comprehensive restoration and public access plan, associated engineering design and specifications, and complete CEQA for the Sespe Cienega (Cienega Springs) property in Fillmore, CA owned by CDFW. The Grantee and sub‐contractors will develop working plans to guide restoration of riparian and wetland habitats and natural river function on the property, and provide public access to the river for the communities of Fillmore, Santa Paula, and Piru, all designated as Severely Disadvantaged Communities.