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Money Bayou Public Comment Period November 1-16th, 2022

The Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council (Council) is seeking public comment on a proposal to amend its 2015 Initial Funded Priorities List (Initial FPL) to approve $852,653 in implementation funding for the Money Bayou Wetlands Restoration (Implementation) project located in Gulf County, Florida. In addition, any previously approved RESTORE planning funds not necessary to complete final planning activities would also be available for use during restoration implementation.


Background on this proposed funding approval is provided below. Before voting on whether to approve this action, the Council is publishing this proposed FPL amendment for a 15-day public comment period beginning on November 1, 2022 and concluding at 11:59 pm (CST) on November 16, 2022. You may submit comments using one of the two methods below:



  • By U.S. Mail:  Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council 

                                      Attn: Initial FPL Money Bayou Wetlands Restoration Amendment Comments

                                      500 Poydras Street, Suite 1117 

                                      New Orleans, LA 70130

                                      Mail must be posted no later than November 15, 2022 to be included in this public comment period. 


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Money Bayou Public Comment Period

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Keala J. Hughes

Director of External Affairs & Tribal Relations

(504) 717-7235