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San Francisco Bay Fund Inventory of Projects

San Francisco Bay Fund Inventory of Projects

Sears Point Watershed Restoration Project Design

Organization: Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
2008 Grant Recipient - Sonoma County


The San Francisco Bay Fund grant was used to develop an engineering design for the project site which incorporated the elements conceptualized in the Sears Point Wetlands and Watershed Restoration Project Final Preliminary Plan for on-site implementation.

Sears Point Wetlands and Watershed Restoration Project includes the restoration of approximately 970 acres of emergent tidal wetlands and enhancement of existing seasonal wetlands; provision of public access, outreach, and educational opportunities; and creation of habitat for waterfowl, and several special status species such as California clapper rail, black rail, salt marsh harvest mouse, chinook salmon, California red-legged frog.

Contact Information

Dr. Renee Spenst
Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
Regional Biologist
3074 Gold Canal Drive
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
Phone: 916-852-2000
Email: RSpenst@Ducks.org
Website: www.ducks.org

Julian Meisler
Baylands Program Manager
Sonoma Land Trust
966 Sonoma Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Phone: 707-526-6930 x109
Email: Julian@SonomaLandTrust.org

Quick Links

Project Photos

Sears Point Restoration Project Site

Site plan for Sears Point Restoration Project

Baseline water quality monitoring

Historic “T-Sheet” map showing Sears Point project site and vicinity

Sears Point Quadrangle Map

Measuring channel salinity with a refractometer

Conducting topographic survey

Last modified: 7/19/2012 2:37 PM by S. Haren

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