Bayou Dularge Ridge Restoration, Marsh Creation & Hydrologic Restoration Phase 1 (Tribal Proposal) (Planning)


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 2: Comprehensive Plan

Project Location: Louisiana

Funding Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2017

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Planning
Engineering and/or Construction
Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Terrestrial Habitat

Project Description

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.

Project Contact

Project Partners

U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 608
Project Name: Bayou Dularge Ridge Restoration, Marsh Creation & Hydrologic Restoration Phase 1 (Tribal Proposal) (Planning)
SourceUID: EGID7
Latitude: 29.26892815
Longitude: -90.92536
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Louisiana
County: Terrebonne
Project Category: Other
Project Action: Planning
Additional Project Action(s): Engineering and/or Construction
Additional Project Action(s): Monitoring and Observations
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Terrestrial Habitat
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2020
Implementing Organization: Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana
Implementing Organization Type: Joint
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://www.restorethegulf.gov/sites/default/files/FPL_forDec9Vote_Errata_04-07-2016.pdf#page=87
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: 307
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 233
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 5162084
DWH Funder: Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council
DWH Funder Type: Consortium
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 2: Comprehensive Plan
DWH Dollar Amount : 5162084
DWH Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2017
Award Month: 2
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: C