Ellmore Living Shoreline, Escambia County, Bayou Texar
Photos by Florida DEP
General Project Information
200 Linear Feet or 0.17 acres
87° 11’ 8.5”W 30° 26’ 18.8”N
Can it be visited by the public?
View from the water ONLY
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Start date and completion date:
Installed in 2001
Other relevant timeline information:
This project was completed in 2001 by DEP Ecosystem Restoration Section. Several hundred Spartina alterniflora and Juncus roemerianus were installed along the intertidal zone. Several yards of sand fill was spread along the shoreline prior to planting and a turbidity curtain was deployed waterward of the project for a short period after plants were installed.
Type of project:
Other native plants
Plant species included:
Spartina alterniflora and Juncus roemerianus
Source of materials:
FDEP native plant nursery supplied local stock of Spartina and Juncus.
Cultch material used:
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