Canyon Watershed Restoration Project

Our newest project involves watershed restoration in Left Hand Canyon (see map below)!

Check in for weekly updates and related information.

Canyon 9/19/2019

Canyon 9/19/2019

Canyon Watershed Restoration Project -- Weekly Update The Past Week Construction continued at the lower end of Reach 1. Crew 1 completed overflow channel grading and added pool habitat in several locations. Crew 1 also started bench and point bar grading further...

Canyon 9/6/2019

Canyon 9/6/2019

Canyon Watershed Restoration Project -- Weekly Update The Past Week Construction began at the lower end of Reach 1. Work focused on overflow channel excavation. Funders visited sites to assess progress and provide feedback. Western States finalized...

Canyon 8/30/2019

Canyon 8/30/2019

Canyon Watershed Restoration Project -- Weekly Update The Past Week Left Hand Excavating completed pre-construction prep at Reach 1. Western States continued to work on securing plant materials. Civil Arts completed staking grading limits at Reaches 7 and 9 and began...

Canyon 8/26/2019

Canyon 8/26/2019

Canyon Watershed Restoration Project -- Weekly Update The Past Week Left Hand Excavating began pre-construction prep at Reach 1. Western States continued to work on securing plant materials. Civil Arts continued to work on staking grading limits at Reaches 7 and 9, as...

Canyon 8/16/2019

Canyon 8/16/2019

Canyon Watershed Restoration Project -- Weekly Update The Past Week Left Hand Excavating was held up completing another project so had to delay stat time at Reach 1. Western States continued to work on securing plant materials. Civil Arts worked on staking grading...

Canyon 8/9/2019

Canyon 8/9/2019

Canyon Watershed Restoration Project -- Weekly Update The Past Week Left Hand Excavating and Western States worked on final budgets, securing plant materials, and final permitting details. Our staff and Biohabitats also collected some final pre-project data at sites....

Canyon 7/25/2019

Canyon 7/25/2019

Canyon Watershed Restoration Project -- Week 1 Construction Update The Past Week We met with Boulder County regarding our permits and completed final edits. We anticipate picking up permits early next week. A Look Ahead Starting the week of August 5 we will begin...