Beebe Springs Phase 3 Columbia River Restoration

Category Overview

The State Lands Restoration and Enhancement category provides funding to two state agencies to help repair damaged plant and animal habitat. These grants focus on resource preservation and protection of public lands. Projects in this category help bring important natural areas and resources back to their original functions by improving the self sustaining and ecological functionality of sites.

Project Highlights

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will use this grant to create habitat for fish in the Columbia River and restore the shrub-steppe landscape and riverbank plantings. This grant is the next step in a multi-phased project to preserve and restore Riparian Protection and shrub-steppe habitat at a 227-acre, former orchard surrounding the Chelan Hatchery. (08-1527)

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Fish & Wildlife Dept of Category: State Lands Restoration & Enhancement WWRP Grant: 250000 Applicant Match: 0 Project Type: Restoration County: Chelan Legislative District: 12 Status: Not Implemented RCO Project # 08-1527

Location Details

At the intersection of Highway 97A and Highway 150 in Chelan head east 3.1 miles on Highway 150 to the intersection of Highway 97. Turn left (north) on Highway 97 for 0.25 miles to the turn-in to the project site on the right (east) side of the highway.

What is the WWRP

The Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program (WWRP) is a state grant program that creates and conserves local and state parks, wildlife habitat and working farms. The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office administers WWRP grants, and the legislature funds the program.