Client: Wildlands-owned mitigation bank
Location: Wayne County, NC
Wildlands completed construction on this private mitigation bank in March 2018. The project, which is part of the Falling Creek Umbrella Mitigation Bank, produces stream, wetland, riparian buffer, and nutrient offset credits in the Neuse 01 basin. Credits are produced through the following restoration activities:
The project includes development of an umbrella mitigation banking instrument, existing conditions assessment, landowner coordination, conservation easement acquisition, stream, wetland, and riparian buffer restoration design, permitting, construction, and seven years of post-construction monitoring. The conservation easement on the project will serve to protect 371.2 acres of land.