Coastal Heritage Preserve Initiative: Bayside Acquisition and Easement


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Artist Boat

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
Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Terrestrial Habitat
Shorelines

Project Description

This acquisition and restoration project would complete the protection and management of the Coastal Habitat Preserve Initiative, a tract containing various coastal marsh habitats along the bay-side shore of Galveston Island.

Project Contact

Project Partners

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas General Land Office, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Galveston Bay Estuary Program

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 291
Project Name: Coastal Heritage Preserve Initiative: Bayside Acquisition and Easement
SourceUID: 46057
Latitude: 29.22614096
Longitude: -94.92529199
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): Monitoring and Observations
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Terrestrial Habitat
Targeted Resource(s): Shorelines
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Artist Boat
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: Linda Shead
Point of Contact – Phone: linda.shead@sheadconservation.com
Point of Contact – Email: 713-703-1123
Other Partners: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas General Land Office, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Galveston Bay Estuary Program
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/tx-bayside-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: 153
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 2632500
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 2632500
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