Clear Creek Floodplain Acquisition and Reconnection Project
#10-Clear Creek -15 #10-Clear Creek -15
 WRIA 10 Clear Creek  Clear Creek Floodplain Acquisition and Reconnection Project
Organization Pierce County (LE)
Status Active (Feasibility)
Schedule Start Date: 1/1/2013 End Date: 1/1/2030
Priority 3
Category Category: Acquisition Projects
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DESCRIPTION
The overarching project will be to acquire property for the future construction of  a new 13,600' levee along Clear Creek and remove flood gate at the confluence of the Puyallup River and Clear Creek, between the lower Clear Creek and the lower Puyallup River. Reconnect up to 500 acres of floodplain in the only tidal influenced juvenile salmon habitat area in the lower Puyallup.
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Goal: 0 Properties  Actual: 4 Properties
FUNDING
Project Cost
$55,000,000
Proposed Funds $0
Allocated Funds $23,108,338
Expended Funds $0
Balance $23,108,338
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LOCATION
Congressional Districts:10
Legislative Districts:25
Puget Sound Process Units:Delta PUY
Steelhead PCH:High
ESA Listed Salmon/Steelhead Status:Not Warranted
ESA Listed Salmon/Steelhead DPS/ESU:Odd Year Pink Salmon - Not Warranted
US WA Counties:Pierce
Bulltrout Management Unit:Puget Sound
ESA Listed Salmon/Steelhead DPS/ESU:Puget Sound Steelhead - Threatened
ESA Listed Salmon/Steelhead DPS/ESU:Puget Sound\Strait of Georgia Coho Salmo
PSP Action Areas:South Central Puget Sound
ESA Listed Salmon/Steelhead Status:Species of Concern
ESA Listed Salmon/Steelhead Status:Threatened
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STRATEGY PRIORITY
Floodplain Reconnection