City of Port Aransas
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
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
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.