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New Fountain Creek Corridor restoration projects completed

 

Last updated 9/22/2021 at 9:19am

Kourtney McCoy

Hanson Trailhead

In order to improve flood conveyance and clear out invasive species, the Fountain Creek Watershed Flood Control & Greenway District led projects to restore the Fountain Creek Corridor. The district recently held a tour to show the public some of these projects, which are pictured on this page.

In order to stabilize and improve the health of the corridor, most of the projects have focused on downstream sediment reduction, the use of new and native vegetation around creek beds, and the overall realignment of the creek.

These projects are often overlooked, but they are crucial in order to...



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