Sacramento River (mainstem) Restoration Market Street 2

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The Market Street South Gravel Placement 11,900 tons of spawning gravel was added to the river at the Market Street Bridge in Redding, California in August 2019 to provide spawning habitat for Chinook salmon. Partners in the effort include the Bureau of Reclamation, the California State University-Chico Foundation, California Department of Water Resources, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, the Sacramento River Forum, and SRSC. The following districts specifically contributed personnel and equipment for the project – Reclamation District 108, Glenn-Colusa Irrigation District, Sutter Mutual Water Company, River Garden Farms, Provident Irrigation District, Princeton-Cordora-Glenn Irrigation District and Anderson-Cottonwood Irrigation District. View Map and Learn More © Northern California Water Association and the California Rice Commission