Draft Environmental Assessment on restoration of the 100-acre tidal marsh at Reeds Beach


The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Cape May National Wildlife Refuge is seeking public input as it evaluates the restoration of the 100-acre tidal marsh at Reeds Beach, Cape May National Wildlife Refuge along the Delaware Bay. The project is supported by federal funding from the Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Act.

In its environmental assessment (EA), the Service evaluates the benefits of this project. This environmental review for federal projects is required under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

The EA will be available for public review and comment for 30 days through June 27, 2017. A hard copy version of the document also will also be available at the refuge’s headquarters office, 24 Kimbles Beach Road, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210 and the Cape May court House Public Library, 30 Mechanic St, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210.

Draft Environmental Assessment