Adaptive Management: Louisiana River Diversions & Barrier Islands


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA)

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: Louisiana

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: 2014

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Barrier Islands
Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries

Project Description

Systematically monitor and analyze new information gathered in response to barrier island and river diversion project implementation, and to make appropriate adjustments to planning, designing, monitoring, operating, and implementing barrier island and river diversion projects to ensure continued progress toward achieving restoration objectives of the Louisiana Coastal Master Plan.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 273
Project Name: Adaptive Management: Louisiana River Diversions & Barrier Islands
SourceUID: 45716
Latitude: 29.24347199
Longitude: -89.93748165
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Louisiana
County:
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Monitoring and Observations
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Barrier Islands
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2016
Implementing Organization: Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: Chris Allen
Point of Contact – Phone: chris.allen@la.gov
Point of Contact – Email: 225-342-1477
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/la-adaptive-management-14.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: 0
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 13247800
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 13247800
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: 2014
Award Month: 11
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: CA-PB