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 10/10/19

Canyon 10/10/19

Canyon Watershed Restoration Project -- Weekly Update The Past Week Construction continued in the middle stretch of Reach 1. Work focused on excavating the pre-flood channel and hauling material. (Crew 1) Construction finished up at Reaches 6 and 7, and equipment was...

Canyon 10/2/19

Canyon 10/2/19

Canyon Watershed Restoration Project -- Weekly Update The Past Week Construction continued point bar grading in the middle stretch of Reach 1. (Crew 1) Construction is finishing up at Reach 7 at the end of this week. Work included bench grading, removing sediment,...

Canyon 9/26/2019

Canyon 9/26/2019

Canyon Watershed Restoration Project -- Weekly Update The Past Week Construction continued at the lower end of Reach 1. Work included bench and point bar grading at the downstream end. (Crew 1) Construction finished up Reach 9. Work included bench grading and...

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...