MEDIA ADVISORY: Sept. 5, 2013
DEP AND FWC TO HOST WORKSHOP ON LIVING SHORELINES AND HATCHERIES
~Agencies meeting to discuss potential restoration approaches~
TALLAHASSEE –The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Florida
Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will host a workshop Sept.
19 at the Sanders Beach-Corinne Jones Community Center in
Pensacola. The purpose of the workshop is to discuss the proposed local
restoration projects designed to address injury from the Deepwater Horizon Oil
Spill: two living shoreline projects and a new saltwater fish hatchery.
The group will introduce two possible living
shoreline projects proposed for the area.
Concepts for a new saltwater fish hatchery to enhance recreational
fishing opportunities will also be presented. A question and answer period will follow the
For more information visit, www.deepwaterhorizonflorida.com; or
contact Kendra Parson, Kendra.firstname.lastname@example.org.
will take place:
Thursday, Sept. 19
Beach-Corinne Jones Community Center
913 S I St.
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. CST