Coweeman River Wetland and Conservation Bank

Established in 2016, the 302-acre Coweeman Bank is located in Cowlitz County. The bank is approved for mitigation use.

Constructing the Coweeman Bank, August 4, 2016.

Project sponsor

Habitat Bank
1015 E 2nd St., Suite 2-107
Cle Elum, WA 98922
Bank sponsor's web page

Victor Woodward

Zach Woodward

Project status

  • Initial credit release: June 14, 2016.
  • Mitigation Banking Instrument (MBI) certification date: May 5, 2016.
  • Ecology public notice issued: Oct. 14, 2015, and March 14, 2016.
  • Joint Corps and Ecology public notice: Aug. 22, 2013, with Prospectus.

Site location

  • Water Resource Inventory Area 26, Cowlitz County
  • East of the City of Kelso at the end of Valley View Drive via a private road
  • Site location map

Project details

  • Mitigation Banking Instrument
  • Size: 302 acres
  • Site actions: Re-establish, create, rehabilitate, enhance, and preserve wetland functions across the site; restore and create riparian habitat and off-channel rearing and refuge habitat in reach of  Coweeman River.
  • Service area map