Emiquon Preserve

Contract Amount: $2,500,000.00

The Emiquon Preserve project consists of constructing a day use area which includes:

  • Erosion and sediment control
  • Site clearing
  • Grading and filling
  • Concrete crushing of stockpiled concrete for use rip rap
  • Aggregate surfaced roadways and parking areas and gravel trails
  • Rip rap revetments on designated graded slopes
  • Boardwalks on timber pile supports with handrails and bird panels
  • Wetlands and Bottomlands Pavilions on timber piles
  • Utility (sculpture) poles and other furnishings at pavilions
  • Culverts with rock outlet protection
  • Asphalt paved entrances off State Highway 78
  • Concrete boat ramp with gravel parking area
  • Park entrance sign and observation signage
  • Canoe launch platform (modular floating docks) and canoe racks
  • Landscape plantings, barrier gates
  • Miscellaneous site furnishings