Utilization of Dredge Material for Marsh Restoration in Coastal Mississippi
Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Protect and restore marsh habitat in three priority estuaries and bays (St Louis Bay, Back Bay, and Lower Pascagoula/Escatawpa River) using dredged material, living shorelines and other methods.
Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
Additional acres reffer to acres of erosion control.