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Fourmile Canyon Creek

Fourmile Canyon Creek Restoration & Recovery

Fourmile Canyon Creek

Boulder County has completed the restoration of Fourmile Canyon Creek.

The goal for restoring Fourmile Canyon Creek was to expedite the natural healing process by:

  • Restoring a stable and sustainable channel configuration within the existing watershed setting
  • Restoring natural riparian and in-stream habitat
  • Utilizing natural materials to reconstruct in-stream habitat features and stabilize channel banks
  • Minimizing disturbance to private property and amenities within the watershed

Project Information

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Boulder County developed stream restoration designs for Fourmile Canyon Creek. Funding for the designs was provided by a Community Development Block Grant – Disaster Relief (CDBG-DR) planning grant through the Colorado Watershed Resilience Planning Grant Program to complete the stream restoration 30% design.

The project area was identified for funding through the Natural Resource Conservation Service’s Emergency Watershed Projection (EWP) program. The EWP program. The EWP program provides financial assistance for implementation of approved creek restoration plans. Boulder County intends to be the local sponsor for the Fourmile Canyon Creek EWP project.

Fourmile Canyon Creek was restored as part of the larger Wagonwheel Gap Road Construction Project.

Contact

Creek Restoration & Recovery

Project Manager
Stacey Proctor
303-441-1107

Location

2525 13th Street
Suite 203
Boulder, CO 80302
Hours:
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M- F
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Mailing Address

PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80306