Punta Rassa Oyster Restoration (Lee County)
General Project Information
0.01 acres of placed material, influences ~0.3 acres
15001 Punta Rassa Rd, Fort Myers, FL 33908
Can it be visited by the public?
Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation & Lee County Natural Resources Department
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Permits received: ACOE NW 27, FDEP ERP. Professional installation via barge and crane at high tide, additional volunteer installation during low tide. Piles of recycled shell placed 12” tall in 252’ x 22’ footprint.
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Source of materials:
local shell mine in Charlotte County, local restaurants
Cultch material used:
Recycled & cured restaurant oyster shell + whole washed fossil shell.
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