CVPIA Structured Decision Making

SDM is a key effort by CVPIA agencies to continuously improve project recommendations and prioritization toward the anadromous fish doubling goal. Our intent is to improve collaboration under a science-based framework that is both transparent and efficient.

Upcoming Meeting

Conference Call
Wed 3/24/2021 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Current Timeline

September 2021 – November 2021
estimated timeframe

Evaluate existing priorities in updated model

Using updated model, assess existing priorities and information needs in the Near-term Restoration Strategy to determine if they are still supported. Based on output, determine if revised prioritization is required.
April 2021 – August 2021
estimated timeframe

Model calibration and sensitivity analysis

Calibrate model and conduct sensitivity analysis. Assess whether the model is still sound. Release updated version of the model.
February 2021 – March 2021
estimated timeframe

Prototype changes to SIT decision support model

Implement the changes to the model based on proposals reviewed and accepted by the SIT. Review and affirm changes.
January 2021 – February 2021
estimated timeframe

FY 20 Annual Memo

Review and finalize the FY20 Adaptive Management Update (previously called Tech Memo).



Fall Run DSM Results

CVPIA DSM Results for Fall Run

Habitat Modeling Availability

CVPIA Watersheds Habitat Modeling Availability

SIT Model Inputs

CVPIA DSM inputs

Spring Run DSM Results

CVPIA DSM Results for Spring Run

Winter Run DSM Results

CVPIA DSM Results for Winter Run


CVPIA DSM submodels


CVPIA DSM submodels


CVPIA DSM submodels


CVPIA DSM submodels