Gulf of Mexico Foundation
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The group views Bahia Grande, partially filled by recent rains. After two channels are dredged, water from the the Brownsville Ship Channel will flow into the bay and provide an influx of nutrients and exchange, greatly improving the productivity of the area.
April 29, 2021 - GMF Site Visit

NOAA CRP Project #2008
Restoration of Bahia Grande
Laguna Atascosa, Texas

Photo by Carrie Robertson/
Gulf of Mexico Foundation