The project consists of the nourishment and maintenance of approximately 1.1 miles of shoreline on Lovers Key State Park.  The project shoreline is comprised entirely of critically eroded shoreline within one of Florida's most visited State Parks. Cost savings are being realized by coordination of the project with Bonita Beach Nourishment.​​ Permit conditions are designed to ensure protection for sea turtles and shorebirds.

Project History

Date Completed ​Length ​Volume ​Construction Cost
​October 2004​1.1 miles​570,240​$3.5 million
​December 2014​1.1 miles​333,494​$3.1 million

This project is cost shared by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.

Download the latest state funding application for additional project details.

Download the latest physical monitoring report.

For additional information, contact us via email or phone 239-533-8109.