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Fowl River Watershed Restoration: Coastal Spits and Wetlands Project Phase I

Implementing Organization

Mobile Bay National Estuary Program, Marine Environmental Sciences Consortium

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$1,127,000

Known Leveraged Funding

$0

Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)

Details

Project Category

Environmental

Project Actions

Engineering and/or Construction

Targeted Resources

Shorelines

Project Description

Fund engineering and design studies to develop a solution to stabilize and protect four priority in-river wetland spits and restore marshland throughout the intertidal portions of lower Fowl Riverreducing the risk of future harm to habitats necessary for sustaining a healthy fishery and improve water quality from this significant watershed to Mobile Bay.

Contact

Roberta Arena Swann
251-431-6409
rswann@mobilebaynep.com
Project Website
Project Partners

ADCNR, ADEM, Mobile County

Affiliated Institutions

None

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