Bayou Dularge Ridge Restoration, Marsh Creation & Hydrologic Restoration Phase 1 (Tribal Proposal) (Planning)
Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council
The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 2: Comprehensive Plan
This is a planning project that includes engineering and design of the Bayou Dularge Ridge (Ridge). It takes a regional approach that when constructed would reestablish hydrologic and salinity conditions, restore the Ridge and create/restore marsh to ensure the integrity of the Ridge, its salinity gradient function and the health of the marsh.
U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service