Cameron Prairie NWR Terracing

Purpose: To enhance migratory bird habitat at Cameron Prairie NWR by constructing Cameron Prairie NWRterraces to restore coastal marsh. The project will construct approximately 50,000 linear feet of marsh terraces on Cameron Prairie NWR and Miami Corporation property in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.

Acres Impacted: 570 acres

Habitat Type: coastal marsh

Partners: NOAA
Louisiana Department of Natural Resources
Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority
Miami Corporation

Timeline: This project is currently under construction

DU Contact:

Bob Dew

Regional Biologist
646 Cajundome Blvd., Ste. 180
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 291-3065