Lake Merritt Channel Improvement Project

7 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Oakland, City of (City of Oakland)
Document Title
Lake Merritt Channel Improvement Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Urban Open Space and Estuary Plan Area Open Space / City and Neighborhood Park, Special Industrial and General Industrial / Mixed use

Document Description
The project includes the removal of culverts and widening of the Lake Merritt Channel to improve tidal flow and flushing, creation of a tidal marsh along the edges of Lake Merritt channel and the introduction of native plant species to restore native habitats along the channel and adjoining areas.

Contact Information
Markley Bavinger
City of Oakland
250 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Oakland, CA 94612

Phone : (510) 238-6266


Cross Streets
Lake Merritt Channel from 7th Street - Lake Merritt Shore
State Highways
I-880, I-580, I-980
Laney College
Lake Merritt, Oakland Inner Harbor, San Francisco Bay

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Restoration and improvement of channel)
Local Action
Use Permit
Project Issues
Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geologic/Seismic Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Toxic/Hazardous Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Growth Inducing Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 California State Lands Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Water Resources Resources Agency San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission California Department of Transportation, District 4

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