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Florida Pensacola Bay Living Shoreline Project

Implementing Organization

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; State of Florida


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Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (NRDA)

Funding Program

Natural Resource Damage Assessment NRDA


Project Category


Project Actions

Habitat Restoration and Enhancement

Targeted Resources


Project Description

This project will use living shoreline restoration techniques to provide shoreline habitat and reduce erosion at Project GreenShores Site II within Pensacola Bay. Breakwaters will be constructed to reduce wave energy and create reef and salt marsh habitats. Approximately 9 acres of salt marsh habitat and 4 acres of reef habitat will be created along this urban shoreline of Pensacola, Florida.


Pearce Barrett
(850) 245-2106
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