Big Tujunga Dam and Maple Canyon Sediment Placement Site
LA County proposes to remove up to 4.4mm cubic yards of sediment from Big Tujunga Reservoir, and place it in the adjacent Maple Canyon, a designated disposal site. Big Tujunga Reservoir will be dewatered through dam valves and mechanical pumping.
Copper Fire Fuelbreaks Maintenance Project
A proposal to maintain existing "backbone" fuelbreaks located primarily on ridgetops within the Sierra Pelona Mountain Range just north of the City of Santa Clarita, CA. Treatment methods include mechanical, manual (by hand), and prescribed fire.
Golden Spotted Oak Borer Treatment Project
In 2015, the Forest Service confirmed Gold Spotted Oak Borer (GSOB) infested oaks and tree mortality in the Green Valley community and surrounding area. The agency proposes to survey, locate, treat infested trees. Slash will be chipped and spread.
Littlerock Reservoir Sediment Removal Project
Palmdale Water District proposes to remove approx. 1.2 million cubic yards of sediment from the reservoir, and haul it to a waste facility near Palmdale. A concrete grade control structure will be built to reduce future sedimentation.
Williamson Rock and Pacific Crest Trail
A proposal to provide limited recreational access to a critical wildlife habitat area, with seasonal and long term closures, a user permit system, and construction of a trail, trail bridge, and minor improvements to staging areas and trailheads.
Bouquet Canyon Restoration Project
A proposal to remove sediment, fix culverts, stabilize streambank, improve vegetation, develop a backwater preserve, and convert Zuni Campground to an education site. The purpose is to restore riparian habitat and flow capacity to Boquet Creek.
Some of our older projects can be accessed in our Project Archive.