top of page

Habitat types available for mitigation projects



  • Instream and / or riparian.


  • Rearing habitat for threatened steelhead.


  • Rearing habitat for endangered coho salmon.


  • Riparian habitat supporting western pond turtles and yellow-legged frogs.


  • Upslope / stream habitat enhancing watershed values downstream for California freshwater shrimp, spotted owls and red-legged frogs.


  • Oak woodland.


  • Serpentine soils with specialized plants.

Credit types available at the bank:


  • NMFS steelhead conservation credits.


  • NMFS coho salmon conservation credits.


Wild-spawned coho "young of the year" pictured above!  Adult coho salmon successfully spawned after stream restoration at the East Austin Creek Conservation Bank. 

bottom of page