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LA TIG Restoration Plan-Environmental Assessment #4: Provide and Enhance Recreational Opportunities and Nutrient Reduction

Implementing Organization

State of Louisiana, US Environmental Protection Agency

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$706,255

Known Leveraged Funding

$0

Funding Organization

Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (NRDA)

Funding Program

Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA)

Details

Project Category

Other

Project Actions

Planning

Targeted Resources

Wetlands/Marshes/Estuaries

Project Description

This project will support restoration planning for the Louisiana Trustee Implementation Group (TIG) to carry out the restoration goals identified in the Final PDARP/PEIS, and specifically, for the LA TIG to conduct restoration planning to evaluate projects that would "Provide and Enhance Recreational Opportunities? and for "Nutrient Reduction (Nonpoint Source)? restoration to restore for the related DWH oil spill injuries to Louisiana. These funds will be used to develop, draft, and finalize a restoration plan and the environmental impact analyses as required by Oil Pollution Act, National Environmental Policy Act, and the Trustees' PDARP/PEIS.

Contact

Shirley Long
(225) 342-4708
shirley.long@la.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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