Deschutes Oxbow Acquisition

Salmonid Habitat Restoration and Acquisition

Land or Easement Acquisition
Project ID18-1729 A
Recovery DomainsPuget Sound
Start Date12/06/2018
End Date02/11/2020
Year2018
StatusCompleted
Last Edited04/19/2022
 
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Description    


This project acquired, in fee, a 33-acre undeveloped parcel under single ownership. The project site hosts 1,300 feet of mainstem Deschutes and 1,100 feet of oxbow/off- channel river course, as well as forested wetlands and riparian forest habitat. The property is directly adjacent to another Capitol Land Trust conserved property and creates a 136-acre block of protected land with over 6,800 feet of mainstem Deschutes River. This project provides important off-channel winter refuge habitat for juvenile coho, steelhead and cutthroat in a large off-channel oxbow. The property is located directly east and across the Deschutes River from the Olympia Airport.

Project Benefit    


Acquire 33 acres of land on the Deschutes River to provide qulaity off-channel rearing habitat and cold water refugia for listed fish species.

Accomplishments

Metric Completed Originally
Proposed
Land Acquisition
  Acres Acquired or Protected 33.0 33.0
  Stream Bank Miles Acquired
  or Protected
.66 .66

Funding Details

SourceFunds
PCSRF$172,701
State$10,560
Other$31,882
In-Kind Other$500
Report Total:$215,643


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Worksites

1-Deschutes Oxbow    


  • Worksite Identifier: 1-Deschutes Oxbow
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Area Description

No Area Description data was found for this worksite.

Location Information

  • Basin: Puget Sound
  • Subbasin:
  • Watershed:
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  • State: Washington
  • Recovery Domain: Puget Sound
  • Latitude: 46.96610739
  • Longitude: -122.87300614

ESU

  • Puget Sound/Strait of Georgia Coho Salmon ESU
  • Puget Sound Steelhead DPS
  • Puget Sound Chinook Salmon ESU

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Metrics

Metrics
  • C.0 Salmonid Habitat Restoration and AcquisitionY (Y/N)
    •      . . C.0.a Habitat restoration and acquisition funding 215,643.00
    •      . . C.0.b Length of stream treated/protected .66
    •      . . C.0.c
      Project identified in a Plan or Watershed Assessment
    •      . . C.0.d.1 Project Monitoring (LOV)
    •      . . C.0.d.2 Monitoring Location (LOV)
    •      . . C.10 Land or Easement AcquisitionY (Y/N)
      •      . . . . C.10.a Land acquisition funding 215,643.02
      •      . . . . C.10.b Habitat treatments applied (LOV)
      •      . . . . C.10.c.1 Acquisition or lease of land, wetland or estuarine area for conservationY (Y/N)
        •      . . . . . . C.10.c.2 Type of acquisition to protect habitat (LOV)
        •      . . . . . . C.10.c.3 Type of property protected (LOV)
        •      . . . . . . C.10.c.4 Date of expiration of protection12/31/9999 (mm/dd/yyyy)
        •      . . . . . . C.10.c.5 Miles of streambank protected by land or easement acquisition .66
        •      . . . . . . C.10.c.6 Acres of land, wetland or estuarine area acquired 33.0