Anastasia State Park Restoration
FL , United States
At a Glance: Anastasia State Park, one of Florida’s busiest state parks, comprises beaches, dunes, and a lagoon, and is home to a variety of native plants, birds, and sea turtles. The past few years have seen a number of improvements to the park, including the design and construction of a beach restoration project. Atkins was tasked with the restoration of the beach in the state park. The Atkins team’s responsibilities included beach and dune design, federal and state permitting, development of project plans and specifications, and construction observation.
The challenges this project addresses are: Flooding, Coastal & Tidal Flooding, Hurricanes & Severe Storms, Sea Level Rise, Chronic Stressors, Ecosystem Degradation