Working with rail authorities and landowners to find solutions
To learn more about this project, check out our short video “Return to Abundance, Part III: Barrier Removal”:
Restore unimpeded access for Chinook salmon, coho salmon, and steelhead from the mainstem Eel River into Woodman Creek, completing a second state-of-art fish passage projects along the North Western Pacific Railroad line.
- Completed the engineering designs for the $2 million barrier removal project;
- Achieved critical support from the North Coast Rail Authority and neighboring private landowners;
- Received $2.2 million in funding from CDFW’s Fisheries Restoration Grant Program for the entire project implementation.
What We Will Achieve in 2016-17
- Implement barrier removal project.