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LA TIG Phase II Restoration Plan #3.3: Large-Scale Marsh Creation in Barataria Basin

Implementing Organization

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$254,067

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 focuses on restoration of wetlands, coastal and nearshore habitats through marsh creation within the Barataria Basin. These funds will be used to prepare a draft and final Large-Scale Marsh Creation in Barataria Basin Phase II Restoration Plan/Environmental Assessment as required by the Oil Pollution Act (OPA), the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), and the Trustees’ Programmatic Damage Assessment and Restoration Plan and Final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PDARP/PEIS).

Contact

Donna Rogers
(225) 636-2095
donna.rogers@noaa.gov
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Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None

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