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Projects led by the trustees for the Florida Restoration Area are below. Use the filters below to search for specific projects. Learn more about individual projects below or view them in our interactive map. You can also learn about the environmental compliance for each of these projects.

Type Project Name Status
AL TIG Restoration Plan 1 Complete
AL TIG Restoration Plan 2 Complete
AL TIG Restoration Plan 3 In Progress
AL TIG-ACDNR Administrative Oversight and Comprehensive Planning In Progress
Alabama Dune Restoration Cooperative Project In Progress
Alabama Estuarine Bottlenose Dolphin Protection: Enhancement and Education In Progress
Alabama Oyster Cultch Restoration Monitoring/O&M
Alabama Swift Tract Living Shoreline Monitoring/O&M
Alligator Lake Coastal Dune Lake Hydrologic Restoration In Progress
Apalachicola River Wildlife and Environmental Area Fishing and Wildlife Viewing Access Improvements Monitoring/O&M
Assessment of Alabama Estuarine Bottlenose Dolphin Populations and Health In Progress
Assessment of Marine Mammal Physiological Responses to Low Salinity Exposures In Progress
Atchafalaya Delta Wildlife Management Area – Access Improvements In Progress
Atchafalaya Delta Wildlife Management Area – Campground Improvements In Progress
Bahia Grande Coastal Corridor Habitat Acquisition In Progress
Bahia Grande Hydrologic Restoration In Progress
Bald Point State Park Recreation Areas In Progress
Barataria Basin Ridge and Marsh Creation Project: Spanish Pass Increment In Progress
Bayfront Park Restoration and Improvements In Progress
Bayou Segnette State Park Improvements In Progress
Beach Enhancement Project at Gulf Islands National Seashore In Progress
Beach and Dune Habitat Protection at Gulf Islands National Seashore In Progress
Belle Chasse Walker Road Boat Launch Improvements In Progress
Bessie Heights Wetland Restoration In Progress
Better Bycatch Reduction Devices for the Gulf of Mexico Commercial Shrimp Trawl Fishery In Progress
Big Lagoon State Park Boat Ramp Improvement In Progress
Bike and Pedestrian Use Enhancements Project, Davis Bayou, Mississippi District, Gulf Islands National Seashore In Progress
Bird Island Cove Habitat Restoration Engineering In Progress
Bird Open Ocean Restoration Planning In Progress
Bird Strategic Framework Development for Living Coastal and Marine Resources Complete
Bob Sikes Pier, Parking, and Trail Restoration In Progress
Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Trail Enhancement Project In Progress
CAST Conservation Program In Progress
CAST Protection: Enhancement and Education In Progress
CAST Triage In Progress
Camp Helen State Park Improvements In Progress
Carpenter Creek Headwaters Park Amenities In Progress
Carpenter Creek Headwaters Water Quality Improvements In Progress
Characterizing Gulf Sturgeon Spawning Habitat, Habitat Use and Origins of Juvenile Sturgeon in the Pearl and Pascagoula River Systems In Progress
Chitimacha Boat Launch In Progress
City of Carrabelle’s Lighthouse Estates: Septic Tank Abatement – Phase II In Progress
City of Parker – Oakshore Drive Pier In Progress
City of Port St. Joe Stormwater Improvements In Progress
Coastal Alabama Sea Turtle (CAST) Habitat Usage and Population Dynamics In Progress
Colonial Nesting Wading Bird Tracking and Habitat Use Assessment—Two Species In Progress
Communication Networks and Mapping Tools to Reduce Bycatch – Phase I In Progress
Compilation of Environmental, Threats, and Animal data for Cetacean Population Health Analyses In Progress
Cross-TIG Monitoring and Adaptive Management (MAM) work group In Progress
Cypremort Point State Park Improvements In Progress
Dauphin Island Eco-Tourism and Environmental Education Area In Progress
Deer Lake State Park Development In Progress
Developing Enhanced Recreational Opportunities on Escribano Point Portion of the Yellow River WMA In Progress
Developing Methods to Observe Sea Turtle Interactions in the Gulf of Mexico Menhaden Purse Seine Fishery In Progress
Developing a Gulf-wide Comprehensive Plan for In-water Sea Turtle Data Collection In Progress
Dredged Material Planning for Wetland Restoration In Progress
Elmer’s Island Access Project In Progress
Enhanced Management of Avian Breeding Habitat Injured by Response Activities in the Florida Panhandle, Alabama, and Mississippi Complete
Enhanced Management of Avian Breeding Habitat Injured by Response Activities in the Florida Panhandle, Alabama, and Mississippi Complete
Enhancement of Franklin County Parks and Boat Ramps In Progress
Enhancing Capacity for the Alabama Marine Mammal Stranding Network In Progress
Essex Bayou Habitat Restoration Engineering In Progress
Evaluating the Cumulative Impact of Multiple Stressors on Cetaceans In Progress
FL TIG Restoration Plan #1 In Progress
FL TIG-DEP Administrative Oversight and Comprehensive Planning In Progress
FL TIG-FWC Administrative Oversight and Comprehensive Planning In Progress
Fish and Water Column Invertebrates Open Ocean Restoration Planning In Progress
Florida (Pensacola Beach) Dune Restoration Project Complete
Florida Artificial Reef Creation and Restoration In Progress
Florida Boat Ramp Enhancement and Construction Project Monitoring/O&M
Florida Cat Point Living Shoreline Project In Progress
Florida Coastal Access Project In Progress
Florida Gulf Coast Marine Fisheries Hatchery-Enhancement Center In Progress
Florida Oyster Cultch Placement Project Monitoring/O&M
Florida Pensacola Bay Living Shoreline Project In Progress
Florida Seagrass Recovery Project In Progress
Follets Island Habitat Acquisition In Progress
Fort Morgan Pier Rehabilitation Restoration In Progress
Fowl River Nutrient Reduction In Progress
Freeport Artificial Reef Project Monitoring/O&M
Galveston Island State Park Beach Redevelopment In Progress
Grand Avoille Boat Launch Improvements In Progress
Grand Bay Land Acquisition and Habitat Management In Progress
Grand Isle State Park Improvements In Progress
Graveline Bay Land Acquisition and Management In Progress
Gulf Breeze Wayside Park Boat Ramp Terminated
Gulf County Recreation Projects In Progress
Gulf Islands National Seashore (Florida) Night Sky Restoration (Planning and Design) In Progress
Gulf Islands National Seashore Ferry Project Complete
Gulf State Park Enhancement Project In Progress
Gulf State Park Lodge and Associated Public Access Amenities Project In Progress
Gulf of Mexico Sea Turtle Atlas In Progress
Identifying Methods to Reduce Sea Turtle Bycatch in the Reef Fish Bottom Longline Fishery In Progress
Improving Habitat Injured by Spill Response: Restoring the Night Sky In Progress
Improving Habitat Injured by Spill Response: Restoring the Night Sky In Progress
Indian Point Shoreline Erosion Protection In Progress
Informing Gulf Sturgeon Population Status and Trends as a Baseline to Evaluate Restoration In Progress
Invasive Plant Removal at Gulf Islands National Seashore In Progress
Joe’s Bayou Recreation Area Improvements In Progress
Juvenile Gulf Sturgeon―Gulf-wide Population Dynamics and Habitat Use In Progress
LA TIG Phase II Restoration Plan #3.3: Large-Scale Marsh Creation in Barataria Basin In Progress
LA TIG Restoration Plan #1 Phase II-Wetlands, Coastal and Nearshore Habitats, Habitat Projects on Federally Managed Lands, and Birds In Progress
LA TIG Restoration Plan #3.1: Barataria Basin Marsh Creation and Ridge Restoration In Progress
LA TIG Restoration Plan #5: Oysters In Progress
LA TIG Restoration Plan #6: Wetlands, Coastal, and Nearshore Habitats In Progress
LA TIG Restoration Plan – Barataria Basin Habitat In Progress
LA TIG Restoration Plan-Environmental Assessment #4: Provide and Enhance Recreational Opportunities and Nutrient Reduction Complete
LA TIG-CPRA Administrative Oversight and Comprehensive Planning In Progress
LA TIG-Monitoring and Adaptive Management Planning In Progress
Laguna Atascosa Habitat Acquisition In Progress
Laguna Cove Little Lagoon Natural Resource Protection In Progress
Lake Borgne Marsh Creation Project: Increment One In Progress
Lake Charles Science Center and Educational Complex In Progress
Lake Hermitage Marsh Creation – NRDA Early Restoration Project Monitoring/O&M
Large Scale Barataria Marsh Creation – Upper Barataria Component In Progress
Lead Administrative Trustee (LAT) Functions In Progress
Little Lagoon Living Shoreline In Progress
Louisiana Coastwide Fish and Shellfish Monitoring Program In Progress
Louisiana Colonial Waterbird Monitoring In Progress
Louisiana Marine Mammal Abundance, Distribution, and Density In Progress
Louisiana Outer Coast Restoration In Progress
Louisiana Oyster Cultch Project In Progress
Louisiana Secretive Marsh Bird Habitat Relationships and Distributions in Selected Coastal Louisiana Marshes In Progress
Louisiana Statewide Artificial Reefs In Progress
Lower Charlotte Harbor Flatwoods Hydrologic Restoration Initiative, Yucca Pens Unit (Planning and Design) In Progress
Lower Perdido Islands Restoration – Phase I In Progress
Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge Hydrologic Restoration – Planning and Design In Progress
Lower Suwannee River Watershed – Nutrient Reduction In Progress
MS TIG-MS DEQ Administrative Oversight and Comprehensive Planning Funds In Progress
Magnolia River Land Acquisition (Holmes Tract) In Progress
Marine Mammal Open Ocean Restoration Planning In Progress
Marine Mammal Strategic Framework Development for Living Coastal and Marine Resources Complete
Marsh Island (Portersville Bay) Restoration Project In Progress
Matagorda Artificial Reef Project Monitoring/O&M
McFaddin Beach and Dune Restoration In Progress
Mesophotic and Deep Benthic Communities – Active Management and Protection In Progress
Mesophotic and Deep Benthic Communities – Coral Propagation Technique Development In Progress
Mesophotic and Deep Benthic Communities – Habitat Assessment and Evaluation In Progress
Mesophotic and Deep Benthic Communities – Mapping, Ground-truthing, and Predictive Habitat Modeling In Progress
Mesophotic and Deep Benthic Communities Open Ocean Restoration Planning In Progress
Mid-Coast Habitat Acquisition In Progress
Mid-Island Parks and Public Beach Improvements Project (Parcels B & C) In Progress
Mid-Upper Texas Coast Artificial Reef In Progress
Middle Pearl Boat Launch In Progress
Mississippi Artificial Reef Habitat Project Complete
Mississippi Hancock County Marsh Living Shoreline Project In Progress
Mississippi Oyster Cultch Restoration Project Monitoring/O&M
Navarre Beach Park Coastal Access and Dune Restoration In Progress
Navarre Beach Park Gulfside Walkover Complex In Progress
Norriego Point Restoration and Recreation Project In Progress
Northwest Florida Estuarine Habitat Restoration, Protection and Education – Fort Walton Beach In Progress
Nutrient Reduction on Cropland and Grazing Land in Bayou Folse In Progress
Nutrient Reduction on Dairy Farms in St. Helena and Tangipahoa Parishes In Progress
Nutrient Reduction on Dairy Farms in Washington Parish In Progress
Oceanic Fish Restoration Project In Progress
Open Ocean Monitoring and Adaptive Management Planning In Progress
Open Ocean TIG Restoration Plan #1-Environmental Assessment: Birds and Sturgeon In Progress
Open Ocean TIG Restoration Plan-NEPA #2: Marine Mammals, Sea Turtles, Fish, and Mesophotic and Deep Benthic Communities In Progress
Open Ocean TIG-DOI Administrative Oversight and Comprehensive Planning In Progress
Open Ocean TIG-EPA Administrative Oversight and Comprehensive Planning In Progress
Open Ocean TIG-NOAA Administrative Oversight and Comprehensive Planning In Progress
Open Ocean TIG-USDA Administrative Oversight and Comprehensive Planning In Progress
Osprey Restoration in Coastal Alabama Monitoring/O&M
Oyster Cultch Relief and Reef Configuration In Progress
Oyster Grow-Out and Restoration Reef Placement In Progress
Oyster Hatchery at Claude Peteet Mariculture Center—High Spat Production With Study In Progress
Oyster Restoration Engineering In Progress
Oyster Strategic Framework Development for Living Coastal and Marine Resources Complete
Panama City Marina Fishing Pier, Boat Ramp, and Staging Docks In Progress
Pascagoula Beach Front Promenade Monitoring/O&M
Pass-a-Loutre Wildlife Management Area – Campground Improvements In Progress
Pass-a-Loutre Wildlife Management Area – Crevasse Access In Progress
Pensacola Bay Unpaved Roads Initiative (Planning & Design) In Progress
Pensacola Bay and Perdido River Watersheds – Nutrient Reduction In Progress
Pensacola Beach Reclaimed Water System Expansion In Progress
Perdido Key Dune Restoration Project Monitoring/O&M
Perdido Key State Park Beach Boardwalk Improvements In Progress
Perdido River and Bay Paddle Trail In Progress
Pierce Marsh Wetland Restoration In Progress
Point aux Pins Living Shorelines In Progress
Pointe-aux-Chenes Wildlife Management Area – Island Road Fishing Piers In Progress
Pointe-aux-Chenes Wildlife Management Area – Recreational Use Enhancement In Progress
Popp’s Ferry Causeway Park Monitoring/O&M
Provide and Enhance Recreational Opportunities In Progress
Queen Bess Island Restoration Project In Progress
RW TIG Restoration Plan-Environmental Assessment #1 In Progress
RW TIG Restoration Plan-Environmental Assessment #1: Birds In Progress
RW TIG Restoration Plan-Environmental Assessment #1: Marine Mammals In Progress
RW TIG Restoration Plan-Environmental Assessment #1: Oysters In Progress
RW TIG Restoration Plan-Environmental Assessment #1: Sea Turtles In Progress
Rabbit Island Restoration Project In Progress
Rattlesnake Bluff Road and Riverbank Restoration In Progress
Reduce Impacts of Anthropogenic Noise on Cetaceans In Progress
Reduce and Mitigate Vessel Strike Mortality of Cetaceans In Progress
Reducing Impacts to Cetaceans during Disasters by Improving Response Activities In Progress
Reducing Juvenile Sea Turtle Bycatch through Development of Reduced Bar Spacing in Turtle Excluder Device In Progress
Reduction of Postrelease Mortality from Barotrauma in Gulf of Mexico Reef Fish Recreational Fisheries In Progress
Rehabilitation of Okaloosa Unit Recreational Facilities at Gulf Islands National Seashore In Progress
Restoration Initiatives at the INFINITY Science Center Monitoring/O&M
Restoration of Black Terns in North and South Dakota In Progress
Restoration of Common Loons in Minnesota In Progress
Restoring Living Shorelines and Reefs in Mississippi Estuaries In Progress
Restoring for Bluefin Tuna via Fishing Depth Optimization In Progress
Restoring the Night Sky—Assessment, Training, and Outreach (E&D) In Progress
Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge Piers and Signage In Progress
Sam Houston Jones State Park Improvements In Progress
Scallop Enhancement for Increased Recreational Fishing Opportunity in the Florida Panhandle In Progress
Sea Rim State Park Improvements In Progress
Sea Turtle Early Restoration Project In Progress
Sea Turtle Early Restoration Project In Progress
Sea Turtle Open Ocean Restoration Planning In Progress
Sea Turtle Strategic Framework Development for Living Coastal and Marine Resources Complete
Seagrass Recovery Project at Gulf Islands National Seashore, Florida District In Progress
Shell Belt and Coden Belt Roads Living Shoreline Terminated
Shell Point Beach Nourishment Monitoring/O&M
Shoreline Protection at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve In Progress
Side-scan Mapping of Mobile Bay Relic Oyster Reef In Progress
Southwestern Coffee Island Habitat Restoration Project—Phase I (E&D) In Progress
St. Andrews State Park Improvements In Progress
St. Bernard State Park Improvements In Progress
St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge Coastal Trail Connection, Spring Creek to Port Leon In Progress
St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuge Predator Control In Progress
Strategically Provided Boat Access Along Florida’s Gulf Coast In Progress
Sturgeon Open Ocean Restoration Planning In Progress
TX TIG-GLO, TCEQ, TPWD Administrative Oversight and Comprehensive Restoration Planning In Progress
Terrebonne Basin Ridge and Marsh Creation Project: Bayou Terrebonne Increment In Progress
Texas Gulf Coast Water Quality Restoration Planning In Progress
Texas Rookery Islands In Progress
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park Improvements In Progress
Toulmins Spring Branch Engineering and Design In Progress
Upper Pascagoula Water Quality Enhancement Project In Progress
Wakulla County Mashes Sands Park Improvements In Progress
Walton County Boardwalks and Dune Crossovers Monitoring/O&M
Weeks Bay Land Acquisition (East Gateway Tract) In Progress
Weeks Bay Land Acquisition (Harrod Tract) In Progress
Weeks Bay Nutrient Reduction In Progress
Wetlands Harbor Activities Recreational Facility, Phase 1 In Progress
Winter Water Holding on Cropland in Vermilion and Cameron Parishes Plus Agricultural Best Management Practices In Progress

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