Anahuac N.W.R. Coastal Marsh Acquisition


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
The Conservation Fund

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: 2014

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Land Acquisition / Protection
Habitat Restoration and Enhancement

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Terrestrial Habitat
Shorelines

Project Description

Acquire over one thousand acres and place a conservation easement on nearly one thousand adjacent acres for the Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge.

Project Contact

Project Partners

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 290
Project Name: Anahuac N.W.R. Coastal Marsh Acquisition
SourceUID: 46056
Latitude: 29.54491759
Longitude: -94.43888815
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
County: Galveston
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Land Acquisition / Protection
Additional Project Action(s): Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Terrestrial Habitat
Targeted Resource(s): Shorelines
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2015
Implementing Organization: The Conservation Fund
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: Julie Shackelford
Point of Contact – Phone: julieshackelford@conservationfund.org
Point of Contact – Email: 936-468-5490
Other Partners: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/tx-anahuac-acquisition-14.pdf
Project Comments: None
Acres Acquired: 0
Close Year: 0
Close Month: 0
Close day: 0
Purchase Type: Unknown
Landowner: Unknown
Landowner Type: Unknown
Purpose: Unknown
Public Access: Unknown
Easement Holder Name : Unknown
Easement Holder Type: Unknown
Secondary Easement Holder 1: Unknown
Secondary Easement Holder 2: Unknown
Duration: Unknown
Term: 0
Land Restoration Acreage: 1011
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 930
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 4363200
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 4363200
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