Wetland Restoration

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Tidal Wetland Restoration —
Maryland Port Authority Property – Ecosystem Restoration Project

Project: Maryland Port Authority Property – Ecosystem Restoration Project
Project Sponsor: US Federal Government
Location: Chesapeake Bay – Island Offshore of Talbot County, MD
Scope: Planted nearly 550,000 Spartina alterniflora and Spartina patens plugs, seeded .5 acres with Spartina alterniflora seed, and installed 52,000 LF of goose exclusion fencing throughout an approximately 40 tidal wetland cell. In addition, ER&M prepped and seeded approximately 3 acres of upland slopes, while further enhancing the seeded area with the installation of 400 native shrubs.

Center section of project during goose femce installation and prior to planting

Center section of project during planting operation
Center section of project as planting is completed
Center section of project 4 months after commencement of plant installation
SE corner of project prior to planting
SE corner of project several weeks after plant and fence installation
SE corner of project 4 months after planting

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