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Project Planning: Getting Started

Habitat restoration project planning and implementation depends on habitat type, project goals, jurisdiction, funding, and many other factors. The following links provide information about aspects of the restoration process. For more information, consult the References page. People listed on the Contacts page are available to answer questions and facilitate restoration efforts.

General framework for project planning and implementation

  1. Identify potential project site(s)
  2. Define project goals and objectives
  3. Develop partnerships
  4. Seek funding for the planning/engineering phase
  5. Implement planning phase
  6. Obtain permits
  7. Seek funding for implementation phase
  8. Monitor the site before implementation
  9. Implement the project
  10. Monitor the site after restoration

Habitat-specific information