Cottonwood Creek Daylighting Project

Cottonwood Creek Daylighting Project

BREN Receives BOR WaterSmart Grant!

 

The Cottonwood Creek watershed is 8,000 acres and heads up in the Boise foothills at 5,600 feet.

flume

Cottonwood Creek flows through this flume under Julia Davis Park to the Boise River.

A new meandering channel will be created for Cottonwood Creek in this area.

Stormwater enters Cottonwood Creek, and the new natural channel will reduce pollutants reaching the Boise River.

This rendering gives an idea of the look of the future Cottonwood Creek. Created by Ecosystem Sciences Foundation.