Draft Environmental Assessment on restoration of 1,500 linear feet portion of tidal marsh


The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Supawna Meadows National Wildlife Refuge is seeking public input as it evaluates the restoration of a 1,500 linear feet portion of tidal marsh at Supawna Meadows National Wildlife Refuge along the Delaware river in Salem County, NJ. 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.

Please send comments to cape_may@fws.gov or call the refuge headquarters at (609)-463-0994.

Draft Environmental Assessment