Early Restoration Public Meeting, Texas

Title: Early Restoration Public Meeting, Texas

Date: January 26, 2012

Location: Galveston, Texas

Description: The Deepwater Horizon Natural Resource Trustees want to hear from you! A draft plan of proposed early restoration projects is available for public review and comment. The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Draft Phase I Early Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment describes eight projects, two each in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana and Mississippi. The projects are intended to benefit injured marshes, coastal dune and nearshore habitats, oysters, and human uses (on water recreation).

An open house will be held at 6:00 p.m., with the public meeting starting at 7:00 p.m.

Texas A&M University
Galveston’s Ocean and Coastal Studies Building
Galveston, TX 77553