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Now, with 400 feet of sand fences and newly planted vegetation in place, the island is less susceptible to erosion from storms like those that previously have eroded much of the island.
Date: Aug 7-8, 2003

Event: GMF Site Visit

Project: NOAA CRP #1002
"Beach Stabilization and Vegetative Restoration on Breton Island National Wildlife Refuge"

Location: Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana



Photo by Carrie Robertson/
Gulf of Mexico Foundation