The project was located in the Barataria Basin, between Pass Chaland and Grand Bayou Pass in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana. The Scope of the Project:
- Preventing the breaching of the Bay Joe Wise shoreline by increasing barrier shoreline width.
- Increasing back-barrier, emergent marsh area by some 220 acres to maintain the barrier shoreline.
- Creating emergent marsh suitable for tidal aquatic habitats.