NFWF Grant Profile

Conservation Program(s):
America the Beautiful Challenge
Project Title: Designing Central Wetlands Hydrologic and Habitat Restoration (LA)
Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority
Project ID:

Complete the design phase for the Central Wetlands Restoration Project to alleviate impoundment and increase freshwater and sediment input, allow for planting of native vegetation, and identify opportunities for partner restoration activities on nearly 16,000 acres of marsh habitat. The project will conduct necessary site investigations, and complete plans, maps, drawings, specifications and other documents needed for permitting and bid.

Award Amount:
Orleans Parish, St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana