Mad River Estuary Restoration and Public Access

Balancing restoration and recreational use

Project Goal

Restore key salmonid off-channel rearing habitat and provide public access, specifically for angling and river recreational uses in the simplified estuarine reach.

Recent Accomplishments

  • Worked with landowner to establish land use management goals and objective;
  • Presented engineering concept designs for restoring off-channel rearing habitat and public access for MCSD Board of Directors and public input.

What We Will Achieve in 2016-17:

  • Develop final designs for off-channel rearing habitat and public access;
  • Assess biofiltration project results to enable future land use management decisions of MCSD’s floodplain property.

North Coast News

  • Get more involved with California Trout!
    Sign up for our e-mail list to hear about our conservation work, advocacy, events, and news on California's fish and water.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
California Trout, Inc.

California Trout, Inc.