Ecosystem Restoration and Water Quality Grant Program
Awarded Grants

To inquire about the status of a project, or to receive a copy of the final report from a closed project, please submit a written request specifying the project(s) of interest to prop1grants@deltaconservancy.ca.gov.

Map shows the locations of funded projects through the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Conservancy’s Proposition 1 Grant Program within the Legal Delta and Suisun Marsh. Major waterways such as the Suisun Bay, Sacramento River, and San Joaquin River are shown in blue. The Delta Conservancy’s service area is the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and Suisun Marsh in Northern California. This area contains parts of Yolo County, Solano County, Sacramento County, San Joaquin County, Contra Costa County, and Alameda County. The Delta Conservancy has funded a five projects in Yolo County (1503, 1516, 1702, 1712, 1807), three projects in Solano County (1605, 1803, 1804), five projects in Sacramento County (1508, 1608, 1712, 1710, 1801), four projects in San Joaquin County (1512, 1806, 1808, 1810), and nine projects in Contra Costa County (1509, 1519, 1602, 1612, 1701, 1709, 1711, 1809, 1814). Project 1702 is located outside of the legal boundary of the Delta, but direct benefits the Delta. Three projects (1813, 1718, and 1505) are not mapped due to their large spatial coverage.
Map shows geographic locations of 26 of 29 projects funded through the Delta Conservancy’s Ecosystem Restoration and Water Quality Grant Program (Proposition 1). Three projects (1505, 1813, 1718) are not mapped due to their large spatial coverage.

Cycle 4 Awarded Grants

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Grant #Project NameGranteeCountyProject Type
1801Mello-Jensen Heirs Sandhill Crane Preserve Conservation EasementAgricultural-Natural Resources TrustSacramentoImplementation (Acquisition)
1803Blacklock Restoration: Phragmites Control ProjectCalifornia Department of Water ResourcesSolanoPlanning
1804Delta Working Waterways Habitat Restoration PlanningSolano Resource Conservation DistrictSolano Planning
1806Paradise Cut Conservation and Flood Management Project, Phase 2San Joaquin County Resource Conservation DistrictSan Joaquin Planning
1807 Elk Slough Fish Passage and Flood Improvement ProjectReclamation District 999Yolo Planning
1808Lower San Joaquin Riparian CorridorAmerican RiversSan Joaquin Planning
1809Marsh Creek Channel RestorationAmerican RiversContra Costa Planning
1810Phase I San Joaquin River Floodplain Restoration and
Floodway Enhancement at Banta-Carbona
Banta-Carbona Irrigation DistrictSan JoaquinPlanning
1813Nutria Eradication Project, Phase 2California Department of Fish and WildlifeAll Delta counties Implementation
1814Oakley Creekside ParkCity of OakleyContra Costa Planning

Cycle 3 Awarded Grants

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Grant #Project NameGranteeCountyProject Type
1701Bay Point Restoration ProjectEast Bay Regional Park DistrictContra CostaImplementation
1702Restoration Planning at River Garden FarmsAmerican RiversYoloPlanning
1709Knightsen Wetland Restoration and Flood Protection ProjectEast Contra Costa Habitat ConservancyContra CostaPlanning
1710Grizzly Slough Floodplain Restoration Project at the Cosumnes River PreserveCalifornia Department of Water ResourcesSacramentoImplementation
1711Three Creeks Parkway #2: Request for Additional Funds to Implement an
Expanded Version of a Project Previously Funded by the Delta Conservancy
American RiversContra Costa Implementation
1712Bees Lake Habitat Restoration PlanCity of West SacramentoYolo Planning
1713Stone LakesDucks UnlimitedSacramento Planning
1718Nutria EradicationCalifornia Department of Fish and WildlifeAll Delta counties Implementation

Cycle 2 Awarded Grants

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Grant #Project NameGranteeCountyProject Type
1602Dutch Slough RevegetationReclamation District 2137Contra CostaImplementation
1605Petersen Ranch: Working Waterway Habitat Enhancement ProjectSolano Resource Conservation DistrictSolano Implementation
1608Restoration of Priority Freshwater Wetlands for
Endangered Species at the Cosumnes River Preserve
Sacramento County Regional ParksSacramento Implementation
1612Investigations of Restoration Techniques that Limit Invasion of Tidal WetlandsThe Regents of the University of California (UC Davis)Contra Costa Planning

Cycle 1 Awarded Grants

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Grant #Project NameGranteeCountyProject Type
1503Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area Habitat and Drainage Improvement ProjectDucks UnlimitedYoloImplementation
1505 Fish Friendly Farming Certification Program for the Sacramento-San Joaquin DeltaCalifornia Land Stewardship InstituteAll Delta countiesPlanning
1508Sherman Island Wetland Restoration Project, Phase IIIDucks UnlimitedSacramentoPlanning
1509Three Creeks Parkway Restoration ProjectAmerican RiversContra CostaImplementation
1512Paradise Cut Conservation and Flood Management PlanSan Joaquin County Resource Conservation DistrictSan Joaquin Planning
1516Yolo Bypass Corridors for Flood Escape on the Yolo Bypass Wildlife AreaYolo Resource Conservation DistrictYolo Implementation
1519Lower Marsh and Sand Creek Watershed Riparian Restoration PlanningAmerican RiversContra Costa Planning