Greens Lake Protection and Marsh Restoration: Engineering & Design


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Ducks Unlimited, Inc.

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

Engineering and/or Construction

Targeted Resources

Shorelines
Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Oysters / Reefs

Project Description

Fund the engineering and design of a project to protect and restore fragile coastal marsh habitat, sea grass, tidal channels and oyster beds in the Greens Lake Marsh Complex adjacent to the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway in West Galveston Bay.

Project Contact

Project Partners

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Texas General Land Office, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 294
Project Name: Greens Lake Protection and Marsh Restoration: Engineering & Design
SourceUID: 46073
Latitude: 29.27649055
Longitude: -95.00135083
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
County: Galveston
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Engineering and/or Construction
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Shorelines
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Oysters / Reefs
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2016
Implementing Organization: Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: Gregory Green
Point of Contact – Phone: ggreen@ducks.org
Point of Contact – Email: 832-595-0663
Other Partners: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Texas General Land Office, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/tx-greens-lake-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): 125000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 125000
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