Restoration Potential of a Mining-Impacted Urban Stream: Horseshoe Branch of Lion Creek, Oakland, CA

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Hackenjos, Bethany; Woelfle-Erskine, Cleo; Wood, Jacob;
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Physical Sciences and Mathematics | Environmental Monitoring | Geomorphology | Sedimentology | Water Resource Management

Horseshoe Creek, located in the Oakland Hills of California, flows through a remnant oak and redwood forests in Horseshoe Canyon. From the 1880s through the 1930s, nearby Leona sulfur mine deposited massive tailings piles in the valleys east of Horseshoe Creek. During t... View more
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