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Chitimacha Boat Launch

Implementing Organization

State of Louisiana


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Funding Organization

Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (NRDA)

Funding Program

Natural Resource Damage Assessment NRDA


Project Category

Recreational Use

Project Actions

Engineering and/or Construction

Targeted Resources

Recreational Resources

Project Description

Improvements to the Chitimacha Boat Launch in St. Mary Parish, Louisiana operated by the Chitimacha Tribe in Jeanerette include a paved parking lot with ingress and egress and 22 spaces large enough to accommodate a vehicle with a trailer, a 30-foot-wide paved boat ramp from the parking lot to Bayou Teche, a floating dock constructed of treated structural lumber with composite decking, and two wooden docks constructed of treated wood.


Beth Golden
(225) 342-4708
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