Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA)
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2014
Restore 7.5 miles of critical beach and dune habitat on the easternmost end of the Caminada Headland. Sand from offshore will be used to restore 455 acres of beach and dune habitat.In addition to restoring and protecting important coastal habitat, the restoration will provide storm buffering to Port Fourchon.
This map shows the location and extent of the project actions.↩