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Living Shorelines: A Permitting Guide for Mississippi Homeowners

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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