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Conservation Tillage Demonstration Project, #MX97484903

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Opening the causeways will restore east-west circulation to the semi-inclosed embayments and will improve ecosystem health. Opening the causeways will restore east-west circulation to the semi-inclosed embayments and will improve ecosystem health.
Allowing the natural tidal flux and wind driven Gulf/Bay water to pass between the cells will help modulate water temperature and improve water quality by restoring the historic circulation patterns that existed prior to the filling of the passes. Allowing the natural tidal flux and wind driven Gulf/Bay water to pass between the cells will help modulate water temperature and improve water quality by restoring the historic circulation patterns that existed prior to the filling of the passes.

 

Gulf of Mexico Program Office
Mail Code: EPA/GMPO
Stennis Space Center, MS 39529-6000
228-688-3726
FAX: 228-688-2709


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