Restoring Fish Passage and Coastal Resilience in Del Norte County, California

Recipient: Smith River Alliance

Grant Amount: $4,467,185 Matching Funds: $741,960

This award will restore 6.5 miles of fish passage to support the recovery of species like the Coho salmon and improve infrastructure to protect evacuation routes and enhance resilience in a changing climate. The project will engage nine government entities to restore fish passage at eight high priority locations in coastal watersheds of Del Norte County.

For more information on the grant program funding this project, please visit the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law webpage. For more information on the National Coastal Resilience Fund, visit National Fish and Wildlife Foundation’s website.