Santa Rosa County Oyster Habitat Restoration Project
Santa Rosa, County Of
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
The U.S. Department of Treasury
The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 1: The Direct Component
Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
This project is for oyster habitat mapping and the design and implementation of a pilot oyster shell recycling program, including: 1) mapping oyster habitat and conducting condition analysis of mapped reefs to establish a comprehensive baseline of oyster resources and provide information to develop oyster habitat restoration and management objectives for East and Blackwater Bays, and 2) the design and implementation of a pilot oyster shell recycling program, to include community outreach and communication and collection of oyster shell material for use in future habitat restoration projects.
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