COASTAL WETLANDS PLANNING, PROTECTION AND RESTORATION ACT

PROJECT STATUS REPORT as of 21-Oct-2019

Terrebonne Bay Shore Protection Demo COMPLETE

PROJECT DATA

PROJECT: Terrebonne Bay Shore Protection Demo COMPLETE
PRIORITY LIST: 10 PROJECT NO: 1009 CWPPRA NO: DNR NO: TE-45
PROJECT TYPE: Shoreline Protection NET ACRES BENEFITTED: 0
REGION: 3 BASIN: Coastal Basins PARISH: Terrebonne
LEAD AGENCY: FWS
LOCAL SPONSOR: DEPT. OF NATURAL RESOURCES, STATE OF LA

MILESTONES:

CSA EXECUTION: 24-Jul-2001 ( Actual )    
DESIGN COMPLETION: 1-Apr-2003 ( Actual )    
CONSTRUCTION START: 25-Aug-2007 ( Actual )    
CONSTRUCTION COMPLETION: 19-Dec-2007 ( Actual )    
ESCROW AMENDMENT 21-May-2002 ( Actual ) No: 87
MONITORING PLAN APPROVAL: 9-Jan-2006 ( Actual )    
O and M PLAN APPROVAL: 12-Sep-2005 ( Actual )    
DEAUTHORIZATION DATE:      
CASH FLOW PROECTS:        
Phase 1 Approval: 1/10/2001 ( Actual )    
Phase 2 Approval: 10-Jan-2001 ( Actual )    

LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS:

CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT: 1 Steve Scalise
STATE SENATE DISTRICT: 20 Norby Chabert
STATE HOUSE DISTRICT: 53 Lenar L. Whitney

Point of Contact:

DEPT. OF THE INTERIOR
FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE

Robert Dubois
Fish & Wildlife Biologist
646 Cajundome Blvd.
Suite 400
Lafayette, LA 70506
PHONES:  
Office: (337) 291-3127
Fax: (337) 291-3139

COASTAL WETLANDS PLANNING, PROTECTION AND RESTORATION ACT

PROJECT STATUS REPORT as of 21-Oct-2019

Terrebonne Bay Shore Protection Demo COMPLETE

PROJECT LOCATION:

The TE-45 project is located in Region 3, approximately 18 miles southeast of Chauvin, LA. in Terrebonne Parish, LA. The project structures are located along the rapidly eroding northwest shore of Lake Barre, which is part of Terrebonne Bay.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

The project evaluates cost and effectiveness of three fabricated structures placed along the shore in abating shoreline erosion and for their ability to develop and sustain an oyster reef. The project is distributed along three (3) shoreline sites and includes three (3) shore protection treatments including Gabion mats, Ajacks, and ReefBlks. The TE-45 demonstration project’s monitoring life is eight (8) years.

PROJECT STATUS: (Project Status Last Updated: 14-Apr-2016 )

This demonstration project is in its last year. We will start the close out process soon.

FUND STATUS:

The current project estimate is $2,747,094 , which includes $2,253,187 for construction first costs, and $438,664 and $55,243 for 20 years of monitoring and operations and maintenance, respectively.

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