Dry Creek Phase II

pond surrounded by trees
Dry Creek Habitat Enhancement, Phase II
Contract Amount: $3,243,639.58                      Final Amount: $3,893,522.35
 
Project Duration: June 2016-October 2017
 
Location: Dry Creek Valley, Healdsburg, CA
 
Owner: Sonoma County Water Agency
 
Project Description:
The work for this project included excavating backwater alcoves and side channels into the floodplain areas of Dry Creek, this was possible by installing sheet pile and cofferdams. Further scope of work included installation of habitat and stabilization structures composed of logs and boulders, driving logs into the ground to stabilize log structures, stabilization of banks, planting and replanting riparian vegetation and trees, removal of nuisance non-native riparian vegetation, construction of in-channel features, such as boulder fields and riffles, de-watering during construction, and isolation of work areas from the creek. Want to learn more about this project? Please visit here.