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Terrebonne Basin Barrier Island and Beach Nourishment

June 7, 2019

6.14.19 BOEM Press Release

CPRA’s Caminada Headland Project Wins Best Restored Beach Award

June 6, 2019

The Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) has been named a national winner for Best Restored Beaches from the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA). CPRA’s Caminada Headland Beach and Dune Restoration project restored more than 13 miles of beach…

Agencies Partner on Restoration Project

June 5, 2019

Work to restore two barrier islands and one barrier headland in the Terrebonne Basin is expected to begin in 2020.

Restoration Projects Announced to Help Protect La. Coast

June 3, 2019

Help is on the way to restore more of Louisiana’s coast.

CPRA, St. Mary Levee District begin process to install barge flood gate on Bayou Chene

May 28, 2019

A temporary barge floodgate is set to be installed on Bayou Chene ahead of the anticipated opening of the Morganza Spillway in June.

Gov. Edwards Recognizes CPRA for Winning National Beach Restoration Award

May 23, 2019

BATON ROUGE - May 20,2019 - For the second time in recent years, the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) has been named a national winner for Best Restored Beaches from the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA).…

CPRA’s Caminada Headland Among the Best Restored Beaches

CPRA’s Caminada Headland Beach and Dune Restoration project restored more than 13 miles of beach and dune stretching from the mouth of Bayou Lafourche below Port Fourchon in Lafourche Parish eastward to the end of Elmer’s Island in Jefferson Parish.

Gov. Edwards recognizes CPRA for winning National Beach Restoration Award

For the second time in recent years, the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) has been named a national winner for Best Restored Beaches from the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA).

Long-awaited tidal levee construction moves forward in Lafitte

May 13, 2019

Long-awaited tidal levee construction in lower Jefferson Parish is moving forward. Officials broke ground on phase two of the Fisher School Basin Flood Risk Reduction Project. The $11.2 million tidal levee will tie into existing back levees to act as…

Next Phase of Jean Lafitte Tidal Protection Project Breaks Ground

According to an official announcement from the Governor’s office, the project is 1 of 10 high priority planned flood risk reduction projects planned for the Jean Lafitte area of Jefferson Parish.