Gulf Islands National Seashore Ferry Project

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI)

DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (NRDA)

Funding Program

Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA)

Project Location: Florida

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: NRDA Consent Decree and Programmatic Damage Assessment and Restoration Plan (PDARP)
Year Awarded: 2014

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Tourism Development and Promotion Other

Targeted Resources

Human and / or Recreational Use

Project Description

This project will fund the purchase of up to three ferries to be used to ferry visitors (no automobiles) between the City of Pensacola, Pensacola Beach, and the Fort Pickens area of Gulf Islands National Seashore in Florida.

Project Contact

Project Partners


Affiliated Institutions


Project ID: 336
Project Name: Gulf Islands National Seashore Ferry Project
SourceUID: 32
Latitude: 30.33031141
Longitude: -87.28897014
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County: Escambia
Project Category: Recreational Use
Project Action: Tourism Development and Promotion
Additional Project Action(s): Other
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Human and/or Recreational Use
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2017
Implementing Organization: U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI)
Implementing Organization Type: Federal
Point of Contact – Name: Mark VanMouwerik
Point of Contact – Phone:
Point of Contact – Email: 970-225-3507
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
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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: None
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 4020000
DWH Funder: Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (NRDA)
DWH Funder Type: Joint
DWH Funding Program: Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA)
DWH Dollar Amount : 4020000
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: NRDA Consent Decree and Programmatic Damage Assessment and Restoration Plan (PDARP)
Award Year: 2014
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 0