Freshwater Bayou Canal Shoreline Protection
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council
The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 3: Spill Impact Component
Erosion Prevention or Control
The main purpose of the project is to provide shoreline protection by constructing approximately 10,600-linear feet of foreshore rock dike along the eastern bank of Freshwater Bayou Canal to prevent further deterioration of shoreline areas and existing adjacent marsh. This project consists of design, permitting, bidding, and construction of a foreshore rock dike to stabilize and protect the FWB.
$508,037 Vermilion Parish Police Jury co-funding from Direct Component funds