cbec performed site‐scale hydrodynamic modeling to evaluate restoration design alternatives at Decker Island in support of the DWR Decker Island Habitat Restoration Project. Decker Island, immediately upstream of the Sacramento‐San._.
A side channel and floodplain are being restored to provide fish habitat. The Project will enhance and/or create up to 170 acres of seasonally inundated riparian floodplain habitats, 3 miles._.
Development of Habitat Enhancement Alternatives for the Teichert Hallwood Facility and Adjacent Areas, Lower Yuba River
Cbec conducted a historical geomorphic analysis followed by a synthesis of the existing conditions. Several potential project elements were described to address target species and lifestages (i.e. juvenile salmonids) and._.
Wallace Weir is located at the terminus of the Knights Landing Ridge Cut and west levee of the Yolo Bypass. Yolo County funded the study of proposals to address potential._.
The Sun Creek development is a 1,250 acre proposed development within the City limits of Rancho Cordova. Mackay & Somps is the civil engineering consultant responsible for the master plan._.
cbec, working as a subconsultant to Brown & Caldwell, conducted a geomorphic reconnaissance of 40 stream sewer crossings within Sacramento County. The evaluation was part of a multi-specialty assessment to._.
cbec was contracted as a subconsultant to Mackay & Somps to perform a hydromodification impacts assessment of the Elverta Specific Plan (SP) on the receiving waters within and downstream of._.
Panoramic view over Cordova Hills. Incised creek channel. cbec assisted SBM Site Services, LLC and MacKay & Somps Civil Engineers with the stormwater drainage master planning for the Cordova Hills._.
In 2010, the US Navy undertook a tidal wetland restoration project at Crescent Harbor, Whidbey Island, Puget Sound, Washington. An important element of the restoration project was to breach a._.
Swift Slough during low flow periods Apalachicola Floodplain Sloughs Swift Slough has been established as the primary habitat on the Apalachicola River System for several threatened and endangered (T&E) mussel._.
Aerial image of the Sunrise Side Channel (on right) taken in 2009, after construction. Velocity measurements taken at 1500 cfs, to evaluate compliance with design criteria This project included modification._.
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.
cbec was contracted by Dundee University and the Tweed Forum to provide the joint benefits of improving the ecological status (through river restoration) and natural flood management to local housing/._.
cbec was contracted by Aberdeen City Council to restore the East Tullos Burn in Torry from a hard‐engineered straightened channel into a more natural stream and associated functional floodplain. An._.