Science activity
Science activity #49808, updated 29 April 2022

Operation Baseline: Development of a Science Plan for the Sacramento Regional Sanitation District's Plant Upgrade

Description / purpose

An initiaitve to better characterize the Delta wetlands and open water, as well as the Sacramento regional wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) prior to the $1.6 billion upgrade of the WWTP to understand how the upgrade will affect food webs, nutrient dynamics,algae, floating aquatic vegetation, and submerged aquatic vegetation


Activity status

  • Awarded / Initiating (2017)
  • In progress / Ongoing (2017 - 2021)
  • Complete

Funding summary

Total allocated funding: $942,745

Label Value
Contract # or labor code None
Implementing organization U.S. Geological Survey [USGS]
Funding organization Delta Stewardship Council
Funding Source Delta Stewardship Council - General Fund
Date of award 2017
Date of fiscal year-end Not provided
Total award amount $942,745
State type of obligation Not provided
Federal type of obligation Not provided
Reimbursability Not provided
Procurement mechanism Contracted competitive or direct award


Delta regions

Geographic tags

None specified

Products and outputs

Type Title Products Description Impact
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