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Salt Bayou Beach Ridge Restoration Engineering and Design

Implementing Organization

Jefferson County, Texas, Texas General Lands Office

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$1,500,000

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

Beaches/Dunes

Project Description

Complete engineering and design for the restoration of the beach ridge system between High Island and Sea Rim State Park on the Texas Upper Coast. The total length of the beach ridge restoration is 20 miles, of which 2 miles is currently being restored as a pilot effort that will inform the final design.

Contact

Angela Sunley
512-463-9309
angela.sunley@glo.texas.gov
Project Website
Project Partners

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Salt Bayou Working Group

Affiliated Institutions

None

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