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Statement of Purpose


Removing Matilija Dam:

Final Design:

Feasibility Study:

Early Progress:

Background Information:

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Ventura River:

  • 31 miles long from upper Matilija canyon to the Pacific Ocean
  • 89 river miles are in designated wilderness areas
  • 30 river miles are designated Wild and Scenic
  • 228 square mile watershed area

Matilija Drainage Basin

Ventura River watershed showing dam location

Location Map Matilija Dam

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