Bayou Drive Repair And Restoration

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Hernando, County Of

DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

The U.S. Department of Treasury

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 1: The Direct Component

Project Location: Florida

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

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries Infrastructure

Project Description

This project involves the repair of two miles of coastal roadway and the restoration of the adjacent coastal marshes. The damaged roadway and parking areas will be repaired to current safety standards and existing parking areas will be upgraded to allow greater utilization of the recreational resource by all citizens.Accumulated roadway sediments and non-native vegetation along the corridor will be removed from the adjacent marsh and native plantings will be installed to improve fish and wildlife habitat.

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Affiliated Institutions


Project ID: 770
Project Name: Bayou Drive Repair And Restoration
SourceUID: RDCGR110034
Latitude: 28.55464344
Longitude: -82.64498854
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County: Hernando
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Additional Project Action(s): Engineering and/or Construction
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Infrastructure
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Hernando, County Of
Implementing Organization Type: Local
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Project Comments: At this time, U.S. Department of Treasury cannot confirm the accuracy of this information. Please go to for the latest information about this project.
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: 0
Restoration Mileage: 2
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 175000
DWH Funder: The U.S. Department of Treasury
DWH Funder Type: Federal
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 1: The Direct Component
DWH Dollar Amount : 175000
DWH Source: Transocean, Anadarko, and BP
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2017
Award Month: 9
Total Amount Leveraged: 0