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Service Area USGS Hydrologic Units

HUC 08040306, HUC 08040305, HUC 08040301

Catahoula

Roseland Refuge Mitigation Bank

LaSalle Concordia

Project Size 475 acres of high and low phase bottomland hardwoods restoration within a 5,251-acre site known as Roseland Plantation

Primary Service Area

LA-452

Rapides

LA-451 Avoyelles I-49 I-55

I-12

I-110

I-69

I-10

Location

LA-1

Concordia Parish, Louisiana

I-610 I-310

Vicksburg Corps District

Restoration Work Plan Delta Land Services will restore the wetlands with the following: •

Restoring natural surface hydrology

Planting of over 143,000 seedlings

USGS Hydrologic Units Long-term protection with a perpetual conservation servitude

Area Establishment of maintenance and protectionService funds in perpetuity

Roseland Refuge Mitigation Bank

Legend

USGS WATERSHEDS AND SERVICE AREA

20

10

0

20

Miles

Project Objectives The project area serves as compensatory mitigation for unavoidable impacts to wetlands associated with USACE permits within the Vicksburg District’s Bayou Cocodrie Cataloguing Unit. This is accomplished through the restoration and protection of bottomland hardwood forest that will provide additional wetland functions which include: •

Expand and improve contiguous forested habitat for species such as the Louisiana black bear

The re-establishment of the native bottomland hardwood species community

Maintained wildlife openings for observation

The restoration of historic surface hydrology

delta land services, llc  |  1090 cinclare drive  port allen, la 70767  |  phone - 225.388.5151 (codi moore)  |  fax - 225.343.3200


Roseland Refuge Flysheet