North Coast Region Watersheds

Gualala River Albion River Big River Noyo River Ten Mile River Outlet Creek South Fork Eel River Mattole River Salt River Lower Eel River Van Duzen River Redwood Creek
The North Coast Region Map displays all the watersheds that have completed watershed assessment reports (nine) as well as watershed assessments in progress (three). The region extends from the Redwood Creek watershed in northern Humboldt County south to the Gualala River in southern Mendocino and northern Sonoma counties. This geographical area and its watersheds encompass the primary focus area of the CWPAP. The Ten Mile River (Mendocino County) Watershed Assessment report is nearing completion with an expected completion date in the summer of 2017.

Redwood Creek
Van Duzen River
Lower Eel River
Salt River
South Fork Eel River
Outlet Creek
Mattole River
Ten Mile River
Noyo River
Big River
Albion River
Gualala River
Albion River, upper estuary flood plain showing eel grass beds and sinker logs.
Mainstem Big River (2002). Photo by Steve Cannata
View of Nanning Creek entering the Eel River at RM 20. Spring 2007
Early summer conditions on the Outlet Creek mainstem.
Alluviated mouth of Dean Creek near Redway 2007.