Polaris Creek Wetland/Stream Environment Zone (SEZ) Restoration for Tahoe Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL), BMP Efficiency Testing, Habitat Enhancement, and Outreach

Affiliation(s)PIProject periodFunded by
DHS Heyvaert, Alan C. 09/09/2008 - 04/30/2012 California-Tahoe Resource Conservation District

Project Description

Install BMPs, monitor effectiveness, and involve public stakeholders on various types of surface flow treatments, including test plots for existing BMP technologies. Outreach efforts will develop and disseminate scientific information on wetlands, riparian areas, and BMPs, and develop greater public and agency staff understanding of natural hydrologic systems including their functions and values, how they are lost and the choices associated with their protection and restoration.