PO-142: Hydrologic Restoration of the Amite River Diversion Canal


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA)

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA)

Funding Program

MOEX Clean Water Act Penalties (CWA)

Project Location: Louisiana1

Funding Source: MOEX
Controlling Document: Consent Decree Between The United States and MOEX Offshore 2007 LLC
Year Awarded: 2012

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Water Quality Restoration and Maintenance Engineering and/or Construction

Targeted Resources

Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Fish / Fish Habitats Human and / or Recreational Use

Project Description

Modification to existing Amite River Diversion Canal to improve hydrologic cycles in the project area and includes the construction of gaps in the embankments of the diversion canal.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 526
Project Name: PO-142: Hydrologic Restoration of the Amite River Diversion Canal
SourceUID:
Latitude: 30.23541411
Longitude: -90.73232287
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Louisiana
County: Livingston
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Water Quality Restoration and Maintenance
Additional Project Action(s): Engineering and/or Construction
Additional Project Action(s): Water Quality Restoration and Maintenance Engineering and/or Construction
Targeted Resource(s): Submerged Aquatic Vegetation
Targeted Resource(s): Fish / Fish Habitats
Targeted Resource(s): Human and / or Recreational Use
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: James Pahl
Point of Contact – Phone: James.Pahl@LA.GOV
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: http://coastal.la.gov/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Full-AP.pdf
Project Comments: None
Acres Acquired: 0
Close Year: 0
Close Month: 0
Close day: 0
Purchase Type: None
Landowner: None
Landowner Type: None
Purpose: None
Public Access: None
Easement Holder Name : None
Easement Holder Type: None
Secondary Easement Holder 1: None
Secondary Easement Holder 2: None
Duration: None
Term: 0
Land Restoration Acreage: 0
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 1600
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage:
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 3600000
DWH Funder: Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA)
DWH Funder Type: State
DWH Funding Program: MOEX Clean Water Act Penalties (CWA)
DWH Dollar Amount : 3400000
DWH Source: MOEX
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: Consent Decree Between The United States and MOEX Offshore 2007 LLC
Award Year: 2012
Award Month: 6
Total Amount Leveraged: 200000


  1. This map shows the location and extent of the project actions.