Creek Restorations and Watershed Acquisitions
A Measure DD Project
With Measure DD's focus on water quality, projects have included restoration of selected Oakland creeks
and acquisition of critical
watersheds. Locations are detailed below.
City of Oakland
Report, with description, images, plans, funding detail,
and status for selected creeks.
Visit the City's
Oakland Creeks Watershed Improvement Program
View a sample
illustrative plan for
a creek restoration project
prioritized list of Creek Restoration and Watershed Preservation and
Acquisition projects adopted by City Council 12/20/2005
Claremont Creek tributary restoration at Garber Park
Temescal Creek restoration near Rockridge Greenbelt
Creek native plantings of Shepherd Creek at Escher Drive
Shepherd Creek restoration at Shepherd Canyon Park
Watershed acquisition in Beaconsfield Canyon
Sausal Creek restoration at Dimond Park (2014)
Cinderella Creek restoration in Joaquin Miller Park
Watershed acquisitions in Butters Canyon
Creek restoration in Butters Canyon
Lion Creek Restoration at Lion Creek Crossings
Arroyo Viejo Creek restoration at Oakland Zoo
62 Acre watershed acquisition in Near Dunsmuir House
Measure DD bonds: $5.5 million for restoration, $4.5 million
for watershed acquisition.
restoration grants from:
California State Parks Habitat
Conservation Fund Grant
Union Pacific Railroad
Oakland Army Base mitigation funding
Alameda County Flood Control & Vvater Conservation
State of California River Parkways Grant
Department of Water Resources Integrated Regional Water
Management Plan Grant
East Bay Regional Park District
Maintenance. The project will be maintained the City
of Oakland with funds provided by the
and Lighting Assessment District.
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