ELA Group, Inc. Project Award Application
Initiated by the Steinman Foundation, this project proposes extensive streambank, floodplain, and wetland restoration and legacy sediment removal within a 2.5-mile corridor of the Little Conestoga Creek, yielding flood reduction benefits and environmental/biodiversity gains for the Creek, Susquehanna River, Chesapeake Bay, the municipalities and property owners.
Remove legacy sediments and the restore the Creek and wetlands to substantially reduce sediment and nutrient loading.
Restore biodiversity, ecologic function, and habitat.
Develop 2.9 miles of multi-modal trails.