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Osprey Restoration in Coastal Alabama

Implementing Organization

State of Alabama

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$62,580

Known Leveraged Funding

$0

Funding Organization

Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (NRDA)

Funding Program

Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA)

Details

Project Category

Environmental

Project Actions

Species Restoration

Targeted Resources

Birds / Bird Habitat

Project Description

The project established five osprey nesting platforms in Mobile and Baldwin Counties in coastal Alabama. The specific locations and design of these nesting platforms were developed to maximize project success and meet regulatory requirements. Five general areas have been identified for the location of these platforms: the vicinity of Portersville Bay, the vicinity of Dauphin Island, the vicinity of Fort Morgan, the vicinity of the Little Lagoon in Gulf Shores, and in Gulf State Park.

Contact

Amy Hunter
(251) 621-1216
Amy.Hunter@dcnr.alabama.gov
Project Website
Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

For official trustee information regarding the Deepwater Horizon NRDA, including information regarding the NRDA process and the status of projects, see https://www.gulfspillrestoration.noaa.gov/

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