State Expenditure Plan #5: Characterization and Delineation of Significant Sand Resource Areas Essential for Beach Restoration
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council
The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 3: Spill Impact Component
This project will update the Offshore Alabama Sand Information System (OASIS) platform through collaboration with interested governing and private parties; acquire data and characterization of further offshore sand resource areas; address data gaps; and will disseminate work through the OASIS platform, publication(s), and presentations. Designated a regional project by the Alabama Council, results of this research effort intend to inform future restoration efforts and identification and protection of significant offshore sand resource areas.