November 2011 to February 2012
California State Lands Commission
The Batiqutos Lagoon Dredging project removed approximately 118,000 CY of beach quality sand from the central basin placed it on the adjoining beach with a 12” cutterhead suction dredge. Additionally, the west basin was machine excavate to improve the tidal inundation to this area and improve overall water quality. Finally, a rock slope was construction on the edges of the west basin nesting site for scour protection.