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Migratory Bird Habitat Creation in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Implementing Organization

Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality


DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund GEBF


Project Category


Project Actions

Species Restoration

Targeted Resources

Birds/Bird Habitat

Project Description

Create, restore, and manage migratory bird habitat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley to ensure adequate shallow-water habitat is available to meet or exceed the foraging requirements of shorebirds, wading birds, and waterfowl during migration.


Chris Wells
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Project Partners

Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks, Delta Wildlife, Ducks Unlimited, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

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