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LA TIG Restoration Plan #3.1: Barataria Basin Marsh Creation and Ridge Restoration

Implementing Organization

State of Louisiana

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$241,273

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 restoration planning effort will meet the purpose of contributing to the compensation for and restoration of natural resource services injured in Barataria Basin within the Louisiana Restoration Area as a result of the DWH oil spill. This restoration planning effort focuses on restoration of wetlands, coastal and nearshore habitats through marsh creation within the Barataria Basin.

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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