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Whiskey Island Back Barrier Marsh Creation (TE-50)

Priority Project List: 13
Sponsors: CPRA, EPA
Parishes: Terrebonne

Reports

Louisiana Barrier Island Comprehensive Monitoring Program (BICM): Phase 2 – Updated Shoreline Compilation and Change Assessment, 1880s to 2015PDF43.0 MB
State of the Coast 2018: Lessons Learned from Two Decades of Barrier Island Restoration in LouisianaPDF6.3 MB
Louisiana Barrier Island Comprehensive Monitoring Program (BICM) Phase 2 - 2016 Characterization of Surficial Sediments in the Western and Eastern Chenier Plain and Atchafalaya and Wax Lake Delta Regions: Part A - Data Collection, Sample Processing and ProductsPDF627.7 KB
Louisiana Barrier Island Comprehensive Monitoring Program (BICM) Phase 2 - 2015 Characterization of Surficial Sediments in the Early Lafourche Delta, Late Lafourche Delta, Modern Delta, and Chandeleur Islands Regions: Part A - Data Collection, Sample Processing and ProductsPDF717.8 KB
Louisiana Barrier Island Comprehensive Monitoring Program (BICM) Phase 2 - 2015 Characterization of Surficial Sediments in the Early Lafourche Delta, Late Lafourche Delta, Modern Delta, and Chandeleur Islands Regions: Part B – Sediment Sample Distribution MapsPDF1.5 MB
Louisiana Barrier Island Comprehensive Monitoring Program (BICM): Phase 2 - Shoreline Compilation and Change AssessmentPDF54.4 MB
Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Whiskey Island Back Barrier Marsh Creation Project Final Report TE-50PDF19.4 MB
Bathymetric Survey Assessment for Louisiana Barrier Island Comprehensive Monitoring Program (BICMs) --- Raccoon Island to East Timbalier Island, LouisianaPDF59.9 MB
Bathymetric Survey Assessment for Louisiana Barrier Island Comprehensive Monitoring Program (BICMs) --- Raccoon Island to East Timbalier Island, LouisianaPDF59.9 MB
Whiskey Island Back Barrier Marsh Creation Vegetative Planting Bid DocumentsPDF135.9 KB
Whiskey Island Back Barrier Marsh Creation Vegetative Planting Bid DocumentsPDF162.4 KB
Whiskey Island Back Barrier Marsh Creation Vegetative Planting Project Completion ReportPDF2.3 MB
Whiskey Island Back Barrier Marsh Creation U S Army Corps of Engineers Permit MVN 2008-226-CYPDF974.0 KB
Whiskey Island Back Barrier Marsh Creation Coastal Zone Consistency C20070623PDF134.5 KB
Whiskey Island Back Barrier Marsh Creation Bid PackagePDF30.0 MB
TE-50 Project Completion ReportPDF15.0 MB
TE-50 Ecological ReviewPDF1.1 MB
TE-50 Monitoring PlanPDF722.4 KB
Louisiana BICM Volume 1, Part 1: 2005 Post Hurricanes Katrina and Rita PhotographyPDF4.2 MB
Project Manager's Technical Fact Sheet (HTML)html10.0 KB

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Wetland Value Assessment

  • Project Area (acres): 1038
  • Average Annual Habitat Units*: 292
  • Acres Created / Restored: 272
  • Acres Protected: 0
  • Total Net Acres: 272

* Habitat Units represent a numerical combination of habitat quality (Habitat Suitability Index) and habitat quantity (acres) within a given area at a given point in time. Average Annual Habitat Units represent the average number of Habitat Units within any given year over the project life for a given area.