Port Aransas Nature Preserve Debris Removal


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
City of Port Aransas

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)

Project Location: Texas

Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2018

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Habitat Restoration and Enhancement

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries

Project Description

Restore essential coastal wetland habitat at the Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center within the Port Aransas Nature Preserve, which suffered damage from Hurricane Harvey. The Port Aransas Nature Preserve is located along the Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail and provides habitat for waterfowl, shorebirds, and other migratory birds.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 1082
Project Name: Port Aransas Nature Preserve Debris Removal
SourceUID: 62472
Latitude: 0
Longitude: 0
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
County: Nueces
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2019
Implementing Organization: City of Port Aransas
Implementing Organization Type: Local
Point of Contact – Name: Colleen Simpson
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: csimpson@cityofportaransas.org
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://www.nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/tx-port%20aransas-18.pdf
Project Comments: None
Acres Acquired: 0
Close Year: 0
Close Month: 0
Close day: 0
Purchase Type: None
Landowner: None
Landowner Type: None
Purpose: None
Public Access: None
Easement Holder Name : None
Easement Holder Type: None
Secondary Easement Holder 1: None
Secondary Easement Holder 2: None
Duration: None
Term: 0
Land Restoration Acreage: 3
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: None
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 100000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 100000
DWH Source: BP and Transocean
Fund Origin: Criminal Settlement
Controlling Documents: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Award Year: 2018
Award Month: 10
Total Amount Leveraged: 0