Mission Creek Fish Passage Enhancement Project

Location: Santa Barbara County

Project Type: Restoration

Status: Completed

Cost: $4,202,000

Project Footprint: 0.8 stream miles

Assembly District: 37

Senate District: 19

Congressional District: 24

The project implemented fish passage improvements in lower Mission Creek in Santa Barbara. The City modified the lower concrete flood control channel to improve conditions for Southern California steelhead to migrate upstream to access year-round water with suitable spawning habitat in the upper watershed.