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Bayou Texar Plantings (Orth)

Created by Beau Buhring on Jan 08, 2015  
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General
Construction Dates: 
Estimated
2009
Pensacola , FL
United States
30° 26' 49.9308" N, 87° 11' 13.524" W
Florida US
Pre-Project Conditions
Major Plant Species Present: 
None
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation (SAVs) present?: 
No
Pre-Construction Erosion Present?: 
Yes
Pre-Construction Erosion at Adjacent Parcels?: 
Do Not Know
Existing Structures or Debris?: 
Yes
Describe Existing Structures or Debris at the Site: 
Timber retaining wall fronted by sandy beach.
Environmental Considerations
Name of Waterbody: 
Bayou Texar
Site Classification: 
Straight
Maximum Exposed Fetch Distance: 
1.00 miles
Shoreline orientation relative to max. fetch distance: 
30 Degrees
Adjacent to Navigation Channel?: 
No
Project Site Within a Designated No-Wake Zone?: 
No
Salinity: 
Freshwater: 0 – 0.5 ppt
Design Considerations
Was fill brought in?: 
No
Length of Project: 
130 feet
Average Project Width: 
10 feet
Structural Elements
Did the project involve a structure?: 
No
Non-Structural Elements
Primary wetland species above MHW: 
Spartina alterniflora (smooth cordgrass)Juncus roemerianus (black needlerush)
Cross-section width of planted area: 
10 feet
Additional expected ecological benefits from project?: 
Provide habitat and stormwater filtration.
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