Sweetwater Stewards: Community River Restoration

Location: San Diego County

Project Type: Restoration

Status: Current

Habitat Type: Riparian

Cost: $30,000

Assembly District: 71

Senate District: 40

Congressional District: 50

Project Lead/Grantee:
Earth Discovery Institute (Vicky Bonnet; vickybonnett@gmail.com)

The Earth Discovery Institute (EDI) conducted river habitat restoration with a focus on oak riparian enhancement while engaging elementary school students and community volunteers. The project was done along the Sweetwater River on the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge (SDNWR) in partnership with the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS).