Lake Hermitage Marsh Creation – NRDA Early Restoration Project

Lake Hermitage Marsh Creation - NRDA Early Restoration Project


Lake Hermitage Marsh Creation - NRDA Early Restoration Project
Plaquemines
Project Area: 104 acres;
Total Potential Cost: $14,400,000;
Project Status: Construction began in March of 2012 with dredging activities beginning the following August. Hurricane Isaac caused some damage to the project in late August of 2012 leading to construction delays. Fill cell A (blue area above right) should be completed during Fall 2013, and the contractor will begin fill work into the NRDA fill cell.