NFWF Grant Profile

Conservation Program(s):
Southeast Aquatics
Project Title: Improving Fish Passage for Aquatic Organisms in the Holly Creek Watershed of Northwest Georgia (II)
The Nature Conservancy
Project ID:

Improve connectivity in the Holly Creek watershed in Northwest Georgia by replacing an undersized plastic culvert at Yellow Creek and Piney Road, which will open 1.9 miles of fish passage. Project will address a significant barrier to aquatic species passage and greatly reduce sediment loading from active erosion around the culvert, benefitting species including the trispot darter, bridled darter, blue shiner, Coosa creekshell and Alabama rainbow.

Award Amount:
Holly Creek watershed, Murray County, Georgia