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Mississippi River Reintroduction into Maurepas Swamp (Planning)

Implementing Organization

State of Louisiana

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$14,190,000

Known Leveraged Funding

$19,200,000

Funding Organization

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 2: Comprehensive Plan

Details

Project Category

Other

Project Actions

Planning

Targeted Resources

Human and/or Institutional Capacity

Project Description

This is a planning project that includes engineering and design of the Mississippi River Reintroduction into Maurepas Swamp project, leading to construction-ready plans and specifications and the development of an adaptive management plan to guide decision-making for future project maintenance activities. The Mississippi River Reintroduction into Maurepas Swamp Project would restore and enhance the health and sustainability of the Maurepas Swamp through the reintroduction of seasonal Mississippi River inflow.

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Project Partners

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Affiliated Institutions

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