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Monitoring Response to the Stormwater Discharge at the Proposed Pointe aux Chenes Pumping Station, Project #MX974605

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Map showing stormwater pumps within the Barataria-Terrebonne Estuary.
Stormwater Pumps within Baratatia-Terrebonne Estuary
Map showing the project area and proposed pump site.
The zig-zag feature is the levee. The area under forced drainage is to the east. The degraded marsh is to the west
Map showing Pointe-Au Chien WMA
Pointe-Au Chien WMA
Photograph of workers on the levee near pump constraction site.
On the levee near pump constraction site
Photograph of an air boat.
An air boat is necessary because of the shallow water
Photograph of researcher preparing a layer of feldspar to measure accretion in the marsh.
Preparing a layer of feldspar from which to measure accretion in the marsh
Photograph of researcher measuring accreation in open water.
Sediment elevation tables are used to measure accreation in open water
Photograph of the discharge area from pump location.
Discharge area from pump location

Map showing stormwater pumps within the Barataria-Terrebonne Estuary.

Stormwater Pumps within Baratatia-Terrebonne Estuary

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Map showing the project area and proposed pump site.

The zig-zag feature is the levee. The area under forced drainage is to the east. The degraded marsh is to the west

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Map showing Pointe-Au Chien WMA

Pointe-Au Chien WMA

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Photograph of workers on the levee near pump constraction site.

On the levee near pump constraction site

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Photograph of an air boat.

An air boat is necessary because of the shallow water

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Photograph of researcher preparing a layer of feldspar to measure accretion in the marsh.

Preparing a layer of feldspar from which to measure accretion in the marsh

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Photograph of researcher measuring accreation in open water.

Sediment elevation tables are used to measure accreation in open water

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Photograph of the discharge area from pump location.

Discharge area from pump location


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Gulf of Mexico Program Office
Mail Code: EPA/GMPO
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228-688-3726
FAX: 228-688-2709


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