COASTAL WETLANDS PLANNING, PROTECTION AND RESTORATION ACT

PROJECT STATUS REPORT as of 07-Feb-2023

Caminada Headlands Back Barrier Marsh Creation

PROJECT DATA

PROJECT: Caminada Headlands Back Barrier Marsh Creation
PRIORITY LIST: 23 PROJECT NO: CWPPRA NO: BA-171 DNR NO: BA-171
PROJECT TYPE: Marsh Creation NET ACRES BENEFITTED: 379
REGION: 0 BASIN: Barataria PARISH: Lafourche
LEAD AGENCY: EPA
LOCAL SPONSOR: DEPT. OF NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE OF LA

MILESTONES:

CSA EXECUTION:    
DESIGN COMPLETION:    
CONSTRUCTION START: 22-Feb-2018 ( Actual )    
CONSTRUCTION COMPLETION: 12/31/2023 12:00:00 AM    
ESCROW AMENDMENT No:
MONITORING PLAN APPROVAL:    
O and M PLAN APPROVAL:    
DEAUTHORIZATION DATE:      
CASH FLOW PROECTS:        
Phase 1 Approval: 16-Jan-2014 ( Actual )    
Phase 2 Approval: 09-Feb-2018 ( Actual )    

LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS:

CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT:
STATE SENATE DISTRICT:
STATE HOUSE DISTRICT:

Point of Contact:

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
REGION 6

Patricia Taylor

EPA Region 6 (6WD-AM)
1201 Elm Street, Suite 500
Dallas, TX 75270
PHONES:  
Office: (214) 665-6403
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COASTAL WETLANDS PLANNING, PROTECTION AND RESTORATION ACT

PROJECT STATUS REPORT as of 07-Feb-2023

Caminada Headlands Back Barrier Marsh Creation

PROJECT LOCATION:

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:


PROJECT STATUS: (Project Status Last Updated: 01-Aug-2022 )

Jan 2014 - Phase 1 (E&D) approval; Jul 2016 - 30% design review; Oct 2016 - 95% design review; Feb 2018 - Phase 2 Approval (BA-171footprint only $19.7M); Apr 2019 - BA-193 footprint ($5.6M CWPPRA funds added); Jan 2020 - Bid overrun ($3M CWPPRA, $3M LDNR funds added); Apr 2020 - Notice to Proceed issued to GLDD; Storms 2020 - Hurricane Zeta, physical impacts to project features; Apr 2021 - Storm repairs/bird season – schedule impacts; Aug 2021 - Hurricane Ida – physical impacts to project features; Jan 2022 - Task Force approves funds for hurricane repairs; Aug 2022 - dredging scheduled to begin

FUND STATUS:

The current project estimate is $48,216,612 , which includes $45,094,417 for construction first costs, and $1,139,633 and $1,982,562 for 20 years of monitoring and operations and maintenance, respectively.

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