Alabama Marine Mammal Conservation and Recovery Program


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Marine Environmental Sciences Consortium, Dauphin Island Sea Lab (DISL)

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: Alabama

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

Species Restoration
Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Marine Mammals

Project Description

Expand marine mammal stranding network capacity in Alabama to treat injured animals, increase understanding of the causes of mortality and improve management.

Project Contact

Project Partners

Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 277
Project Name: Alabama Marine Mammal Conservation and Recovery Program
SourceUID: 45720
Latitude: 30.30273547
Longitude: -88.0245056
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Alabama
County:
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Species Restoration
Additional Project Action(s): Monitoring and Observations
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Marine Mammals
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2019
Implementing Organization: Marine Environmental Sciences Consortium, Dauphin Island Sea Lab (DISL)
Implementing Organization Type: Joint
Point of Contact – Name: Dr. Ruth H. Carmichael
Point of Contact – Phone: rcarmichael@disl.org
Point of Contact – Email: 251-861-2141 x 7555
Other Partners: Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/al-marine-mammals-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): 1281600
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 1281600
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: C