COASTAL WETLANDS PLANNING, PROTECTION AND RESTORATION ACT

PROJECT STATUS REPORT as of 30-Apr-2020

Dedicated Dredging on the Barataria Basin Landbridge

PROJECT DATA

PROJECT: Dedicated Dredging on the Barataria Basin Landbridge
PRIORITY LIST: 11 PROJECT NO: 1106 CWPPRA NO: BA-CW-3 DNR NO: BA-36
PROJECT TYPE: Marsh Creation NET ACRES BENEFITTED: 605
REGION: 2 BASIN: Barataria PARISH: Jefferson
LEAD AGENCY: FWS
LOCAL SPONSOR: DEPT. OF NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE OF LA

MILESTONES:

CSA EXECUTION: 3-Apr-2002 ( Actual )    
DESIGN COMPLETION: 26-Jun-2008 ( Actual )    
CONSTRUCTION START: 11-Sep-2008 ( Actual )    
CONSTRUCTION COMPLETION: 15-Apr-2010 ( Actual )    
ESCROW AMENDMENT No:
MONITORING PLAN APPROVAL:    
O and M PLAN APPROVAL:    
DEAUTHORIZATION DATE:      
CASH FLOW PROECTS:        
Phase 1 Approval: 1/16/2002 ( Actual )    
Phase 2 Approval: 15-Feb-2007 ( Actual )    

LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS:

CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT: 1 Steve Scalise
STATE SENATE DISTRICT: 20 Norby Chabert
STATE HOUSE DISTRICT: 54 Jerry Gisclair

Point of Contact:

DEPT. OF THE INTERIOR
FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE

Kevin Roy
Fish and Wildlife Biologist
646 Cajundome Blvd.
Suite 400
Lafayette, LA 70506
PHONES:  
Office: (337) 291-3120
Fax: (337) 291-3139

COASTAL WETLANDS PLANNING, PROTECTION AND RESTORATION ACT

PROJECT STATUS REPORT as of 30-Apr-2020

Dedicated Dredging on the Barataria Basin Landbridge

PROJECT LOCATION:

The project is located in Jefferson Parish at the southern end of Bayou Perot and Rigolettes.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

The project was originally designed to create approximately 1,246 acres of marsh using hydraulically dredged material from Bayous Perot and Rigolettes. With additional funding sources, the project was expanded to 2,789 acres.

PROJECT STATUS: (Project Status Last Updated: 11-Jul-2017 )

This project was completed in 2010. Monitoring activities are ongoing.

FUND STATUS:

The current project estimate is $15,951,806 , which includes $15,651,507 for construction first costs, and $273,247 and $27,052 for 20 years of monitoring and operations and maintenance, respectively.

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