About this resource
This document provides permitting guidance for Mississippi homeowners who are interested in installing a living shoreline. It contains a permit application checklist, tips, and instructions to submit an application to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources.
This resource was developed as part of a collaborative research project that monitored and evaluated coastal restoration designs at the Weeks Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve.
Living shorelines: a permitting guide for Mississippi homeowners, Martin SE, Sparks EL, Temple NA, Firth DC, 2017