The Lower Issaquah Creek Stream and Riparian Habitat Enhancement Project will restore approximately 1,200 feet of degraded stream channel along Issaquah Creek between the SE 62nd Street Bridge and SE 60th Street. View the project map for more location details.
The project will construct three side channels and two backwater channels, install 250 log pieces and plant over 45,000 plants and trees. View the project rendering for more details.
Project design and the permitting phase was initiated in 2018.
The project is one of several salmon restoration projects the City will implement in the coming years.
May 2022: Construction begins
Dec. 2022: Anticipated construction completion
Early 2023: Final plant restoration work completed
Project Funding Sources
King Count Flood Control
District – WRIA 8 Cooperative Watershed Management Grant
Recreation and Conservation
Office - Salmon Recovery Funding Board
King Conservation District
King County WaterWorks Grant
King County Subregional
Snoqualmie Indian Tribe
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