Non-CERP Project:
Tamiami Trail Project

Non-CERP south Florida ecosystem restoration projects are projects that were not authorized by the Water Resources Development Act of 2000 (WRDA), the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP). They are however interrelated to the overall efforts to restore the south Florida ecosystem.

The purpose of the Tamiami Trail Modifications Project (a component of Modified Water Deliveries) is to improve waterflow from north of Tamiami Trail in Water Conservation area 3B south to Northeast Shark River Slough within the Everglades National Park.

Tamiami Trail Project News

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January 2014 | Updated Tamiami Trail Fact Sheet

View or download the updated Modified Water Deliveries to Everglades National Park and Tamiami Trail Fact Sheet
(4 mb, PDF)

 

March 2013 | Tamiami Trail Modifications Project
Construction Update

 

View the Tamiami Trail Video with Clyde Butcher

See why breaching the Tamiami Trail barrier to the Everglades is the number one priority of Everglades National Park, and a goal many others support.

Tamiami Trail Slideshow Gallery

 
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AER Shark Slough 8060 Looking S To ENP Across Hwy41 Oberhofer EVER
  • AER Shark Slough 8060 Looking S To ENP Across Hwy41 Oberhofer EVER
    Looking South to Everglades National Park across Highway 41
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    Aerial view of Tamiami Trail
  • Bridge Project Plan View
    Today, the Tamiami Trail serves as a barrier to flow into Everglades National Park. The project will construct a one-mile bridge to allow more water flow to the Park and Florida Bay to the south.
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    Tamiami Trail cuts through the Everglades
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    Tamiami Trail

AER Shark Slough 8060 Looking S To ENP Across Hwy41 Oberhofer EVER
 
 

Tamiami Trail Bridge Before and After:

Tamiami Trail Bridge Before and After Image

Modified Waters Delivery Related Documents:

 

Project Contacts:

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers:

Orlando Ramos-Gines, Project Manager
orlando.ramos-gines@usace.army.mil

Sponsor:

John Leslie III, SFWMD
jleslie@sfwmd.gov

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