A cornerstone project for cbec, spanning multiple years, and with various project team configurations, this West Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency (WSAFCA) project’s goal is to set back parts of._.
This project is designed to restore and enhance ecosystem processes within an important reach of the Yuba River. The primary project focus is on enhancing productive juvenile salmonid rearing habitat._.
Engineered log jam in channel supports floodplain reconnection on left bank where berm was removed. Simulated floodplain inundation for a 2-year event for pre-project and post-project conditions. cbec developed designs,._.
This ongoing salmonid gravel augmentation and side-channel habitat establishment program effort is made possible by continued collaboration with the Water Forum, US Bureau of Reclamation, and the US Fish &._.
This multi-objective project addresses critical fish passage, water quality and flood risk challenges affecting Butano Creek, Pescadero Marsh and Lagoon and the surrounding community of Pescadero in unincorporated San Mateo._.
cbec provided restoration/rehabilitation design services for Cordova Creek. Our approach to habitat restoration design and planning included three co-equal goals of the project: habitat quality, aesthetics, and functionality. Multiple stakeholders._.
Site 1 after biotechnical stabilization techniques applied.Sample construction plans.Arcade Creek during a flood event, shortly after construction in 2014.Abundant natural vegetation on the creek terrace in 2017. This award-winning City of._.
Diagram of project area. Excavation of south berm breach. Excavation of north berm breach. The Yolo Flyway Farms Tidal Restoration Project is located at the southern end of the Yolo._.
Before and after at previous site of Cahill Dam on Branciforte Creek. Schematic of the current condition, immediately post construction and future condition of the once dammed reach. cbec was._.
Lower Yolo Restoration project overview.Fish rescue operations prior to deepening existing canals.Newly created tidal channels connecting Yolo Ranch to Yolo Flyway Farms (during construction).Newly created tidal channels connected to deepened._.
Funded by the Santa Clara Valley Habitat Agency, this project was planned, designed, and constructed to restore pond and wetland habitats at two locations in Calero County Park.
In 2014, cbec was contracted by E-CO to undertake an options appraisal on a ~ 7 km reach of the River Hallingdalselva, nr. Gol, Norway.
cbec led a team with the EnviroCentre and Mike Donaghy Associates to develop a prioritized catchment restoration plan on the River Naver, Sutherland. The primary objective of the project was,._.
cbec was contracted by the Tweed Forum to design measures to stabilize a section of eroding bank on the Wooler Water, Northumberland. The Wooler Water is a highly dynamic gravel-bed._.
cbec was contracted by The Wandle Trust in south London to restore a 1.5km of an urban chalkstream, involving the removal/ modification of three weir structures and associated channel reprofiling.._.
SEPA Pilot Catchment Project – Options Appraisal and Outline Design – River Nith (Castlemains, New Cumnock)
cbec have developed detailed restoration designs for a reach of the River Nith at Castlemains, New Cumnock. This reach was prioritised for restoration in the first phase of SEPA’s pilot._.
cbec, in conjunction with APEM Ltd, conducted habitat modelling on three ~500m long sections on the River Otter, Devon to assess the impacts of changes to the flow regime. The._.
cbec, in conjunction with frog environmental, were contracted by the Norfolk Rivers Trust to design restoration measures for the tidally-influenced end of a chalk stream in north Norfolk.