Project Title & Description
BUFFALO RIVER REMEDIAL ACTION PLAN
This project supports the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement, pursuant to Public Law 111-88. This project will coordinate environmental monitoring, and environmental restoration actions designed to restore the Buffalo River ecosystem in and around the city of Buffalo. Specific activities will include public education and outreach, the development of monitoring protocols needed to measure progress to delisting, promotion of the use of green infrastructure, support of remedial efforts that will address toxic contaminants and habitat issues, and reporting progress. This grant will also promote the development of shoreline buffer zones wherever possible. These activities will contribute to the restoration of the Buffalo River and the Great Lakes ecosystem.