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Dredged Material Planning for Wetland Restoration

Implementing Organization

US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Texas State

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$1,964,000

Known Leveraged Funding

$0

Funding Organization

Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (NRDA)

Funding Program

Natural Resource Damage Assessment NRDA

Details

Project Category

Environmental

Project Actions

Habitat Restoration and Enhancement

Targeted Resources

Wetlands/Marshes/Estuaries

Project Description

The project will identify priority locations, develop up to 60% design work, and prepare permit application packages for Beneficial Use of Dredge Material (BUDM) for marsh restoration at eight sites along the Texas coast. This project will coordinate efforts to prioritize sites and produce guidelines to restore currently degrading intertidal habitats.

Contact

Jamie Schubert
(409) 621-1248
jamie.schubert@noaa.gov
Project Website
Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

For official trustee information regarding the Deepwater Horizon NRDA, including information regarding the NRDA process and the status of projects, see https://www.gulfspillrestoration.noaa.gov/

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