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Governor Edwards Announces $2.6 Billion in Army Corps of Engineers Funding for Louisiana Projects

January 19, 2022

BATON ROUGE, LA – Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced the state will receive $2.6 billion in U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) funding from the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) and the Extending Government Funding and Delivering Emergency Assistance…

CPRA to Fund Marsh Creation Project in Cameron Parish with NRDA Oil Spill Settlement Money

January 19, 2022

BATON ROUGE, LA – Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) funds stemming from an oil spill incident will be funding a Louisiana Master Plan marsh creation and habitat project this year, the Louisiana Oil Spill Coordinator’s Office (LOSCO) reported today at the…

CPRA Announces Fiscal Year 2023 Draft Annual Plan

January 19, 2022

BATON ROUGE, LA – The Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) has released a draft version of the agency’s annual spending plan for Fiscal Year 2023, which runs from July 1, 2022, through June 30, 2023. The Integrated Ecosystem Restoration &…

CPRA Announces Completion of Cameron Creole Freshwater Introduction in Cameron Parish

January 13, 2022

CAMERON, LA – The Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) today announced the completion of the Cameron Creole Freshwater Introduction project on the east side of Calcasieu Lake in Cameron Parish. The project restored the function, value, and sustainability of…

Gov. Edwards Announces Start of Construction on Lake Borgne Marsh Creation Project

January 4, 2022

BATON ROUGE, LA – Gov. John Bel Edwards today announced the start of construction on the Lake Borgne Marsh Creation Project in St. Bernard Parish. The project is a part of the large-scale restoration strategy for the Pontchartrain Basin to reestablish…

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