Soft Shoreline Engineering Case Studies
South Fishing Pier, Belle isle park - Site #41
Project Goals and Objectives: Enhance fish habitat at South Fishing Pier on Belle Isle
Project Description: Create one hectare of nursery habitat downstream of Belle Isle sturgeon reef and enhance habitat at South Fishing Pier
Partners: Detroit Parks and Recreation, Detroit River Remedial Action Plan, Friends of the Detroit River, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and others
Ecological Monitoring: Restoration underway, no post-project monitoring to date.
Restoration Contact: Friends of Detroit River