Good news: Reedy Creek recieves its final release of mitigation credits!

We are thrilled to announce that the Reedy Creek Stream Restoration Project has received its final credit release. This means the data collected over the past five years proves the site is stable and functioning naturally. Over the past ten years, the major milestones for this project have included:

  • 2014: Wildlands is selected to navigate the first design-build stream restoration project for the City of Charlotte Umbrella Mitigation Bank.
  • 2015: Wildlands completes the design.
  • 2016: The project design is approved by government agencies including the US Army Corps of Engineers and the NC Department of Environmental Quality.
  • 2017-2019: Construction occurs on over 26,000 linear feet of stream.
  • 2019-2023: Five years of monitoring is conducted.
  • 2024: Final mitigation credits are released.