Sonoma Resource Conservation District

Guerneville North

Guerneville North

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Watershed Overview

Current & Past RCD Programs:

On-the-Ground Projects

In partnership with riparian landowners in the Guerneville North watershed, the RCD has undertaken a number of projects to enhance riparian and instream habitat and stabilize eroding streambanks along the Russian River and its tributaries. Examples include removal of a fish passage barrier on lower Porter Creek that took place in 2011, and a planned project to install a combination of 20 large wood and boulder structures in Porter Creek in order to enhance pools and create better habitat for fish and other aquatic organisms.

Links to important programs/websites in the watershed:

UCCE Russian River Coho Salmon Captive Broodstock Program

Armstrong Redwoods Reserve

Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods

Useful Documents

  • DFG Stream Surveys (Porter, Hobson, Fife, Hulbert, and Mission Creek)
  • Russian River Creek Stewardship Monitoring and Assessment Report 1998 – 2004
  • (http://laurelmarcusassociates.com/downloads/russian_river/RussianRiver.pdf)
  • Coastal Tributary Improvement Program: Monitoring Summary Report 2006
  • Russian River Creek Stewardship Program: Monitoring Summary Report 2005-2006
  • Analysis of the Fife Creek Study Reach Survey Data 2005 – by Dennis Jackson
  • (S:\Programs\Russian\Multiple Watershed Projects\SCWA Russian River Cooperative Agreement (SCWA)\RR Monitoring and Assessment Program-frannie to sort)

For more information about the Mark West Watershed please contact Justin Bodell at 707.569.1448 ext 107 or jbodell@sonomarcd.org.