Combined Hydrology, Water Quality, and Botanical Characterization to Guide Coastal Wetland Restoration and Management

Recipient: The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois

Project Type: Habitat Restoration Planning, Engineering, and Design

Recommended Funding Amount: $2,311,672

Congressional District(s): IL-13

Summary: This project will result in baseline data and analyses to inform future restoration of wetlands and beach plant communities within the Illinois Beach State Park. The project will also support enhanced educational opportunities for students and interns and updated interactive educational and recreational opportunities for park users.

For more information on the Office for Coastal Management grant program funding this project, please visit the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law webpage.