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Draft Supplemental Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment for the Elmer’s Island Access Project Modification

The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Louisiana Trustee Implementation Group (Louisiana TIG) has released the Draft Supplemental Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment for the Elmer’s Island Access Project Modification. This Draft Supplemental Restoration Plan was prepared by the Louisiana Trustee Implementation Group (LA TIG) to assess the environmental impacts from the modification of a proposed project that was included in the “Draft Restoration Plan/ Environmental Assessment #2: Provide and Enhance Recreational Opportunities1” (Draft RP/EA #2), which was released in December 2017 for public comment. At this time, we are releasing the Draft Supplemental Restoration Plan early and requesting public comment

May 11th, 2018|

Draft Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment #4: Nutrient Reduction (Nonpoint Source) and Recreational Use

The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Louisiana Trustee Implementation Group (Louisiana TIG) has released the Draft Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment #4: Nutrient Reduction (Nonpoint Source) and Recreational Use. This Draft Restoration Plan describes and proposes restoration project alternatives considered by the Louisiana TIG to improve water quality by reducing nutrients from nonpoint sources and to compensate for recreational use services lost as a result of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. At this time, we are releasing the Draft Restoration Plan early and requesting public comment beginning April 20, 2018, through May 21, 2018. Recreational Use Restoration The Deepwater Horizon

April 17th, 2018|

Final Strategic Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment #3: Restoration of Wetlands, Coastal, and Nearshore Habitats in the Barataria Basin, Louisiana

The LA TIG has prepared the Final SRP/EA to analyze strategic restoration alternatives associated with the restoration of wetlands, coastal, and nearshore habitat resources and services in the Barataria Basin, which was heavily impacted by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and associated response efforts (DWH oil spill). Final Strategic Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment #3: Restoration of Wetlands, Coastal, and Nearshore Habitats in the Barataria Basin, Louisiana Final Restoration Plan #3: Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI)

March 19th, 2018|

Draft Strategic Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment #3: Restoration of Wetlands, Coastal, and Nearshore Habitats in the Barataria Basin, Louisiana – (12/11/2017)

The LA TIG has prepared the SRP/EA to analyze strategic restoration alternatives associated with the restoration of wetlands, coastal, and nearshore habitat resources and services in the Barataria Basin, which was heavily impacted by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and associated response efforts (DWH oil spill). Public Comment Period: December 20, 2017 - February 5, 2018 The Louisiana TIG will also take written and verbal comments at the CPRA Board Meeting on January 17, 2018; 9:30 a.m.; Louisiana State Capitol, House Committee Room 5, 900 Third Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802. A second public meeting, to be held in

December 12th, 2017|

Draft Restoration Plan/Environmental Assessment #2: Provide and Enhance Recreational Opportunities – (12/11/2017)

The LA TIG has prepared this RP/EA to inform the public about DWH NRDA restoration planning efforts and to seek public comment on the proposed alternatives for engineering and design, and construction in this RP/EA. Public Comment Period: December 20, 2017 - January 19, 2018. The Louisiana TIG will also take written and verbal comments at the CPRA Board Meeting on January 17, 2018; 9:30 a.m.; Louisiana State Capitol, House Committee Room 5, 900 Third Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802. Executive Summary Draft Restoration Plan/Environmental Assessment #2: Provide and Enhance Recreational Opportunities

December 12th, 2017|

Notice of Solicitation of Project Ideas – (8/18/2017)

The Louisiana Trustee Implementation Group (LA TIG) is planning restoration activities to address injuries caused by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. We would like your input on restoration opportunities in the Louisiana Restoration Area.

August 18th, 2017|