Goffinsville Boat Ramp
General Project Information
95001 Goffinsville Rd, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
Can it be visited by the public?
FDEP and Nassau River/St Johns River Marsh Aquatic PreservePalm Beach County Department of Environmental Resources Management
Start date and completion date:
Dock permit Issued July 2016; Living Shoreline Installed June 2017; Dock construction complete June 2018.
Other relevant timeline information:
This living shoreline project was a public interest project with Florida DEP. The living shoreline was required as mitigation for the construction of a private multi-family use dock on a nearby lot with frontage on the Nassau River. Monitoring took place at six months post installation and recruiting spat was observed. Approximately 30% of the plants that were planted as part of this project did not establish. The site receives a high amount of scouring and wave energy with tidal flow.
Type of project:
Oyster mats/bags and Other native plants
Plant species included:
Source of materials:
Cultch material used:
Recycled oyster shell
Cost per linear foot:
Contact for more information:
Scott Eastman, Nassau St. Johns River Aquatic Preserve