Indicators and assessment framework for ecological health and ecosystem services


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 4: NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program

Project Location: Texas

Funding Source: Transocean
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2015

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Oysters / Reefs
Corals / Coral Reefs

Project Description

Larry McKinney and his co-investigators will develop and test a set of ecological and ecosystem service indicators, including their link to human well-being, and an approach for using them based on specific management needs in the Gulf of Mexico.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

Harwell Gentile & Associates, LC, Mission Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve, Harte Research Institute, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi


Project ID: 359
Project Name: Indicators and assessment framework for ecological health and ecosystem services
SourceUID:
Latitude: 27.717318
Longitude: -97.328443
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
County: Nueces
Project Category: Science
Project Action: Monitoring and Observations
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Oysters / Reefs
Targeted Resource(s): Corals / Coral Reefs
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2017
Implementing Organization: Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: Larry McKinney
Point of Contact – Phone: Larry.McKinney@tamucc.edu
Point of Contact – Email: 512-350-3922
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: Harwell Gentile & Associates, LC, Mission Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve, Harte Research Institute, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi
Link: http://restoreactscienceprogram.noaa.gov/research/ecosystem-service-indicators
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): 398349
DWH Funder: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
DWH Funder Type: Federal
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 4: NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program
DWH Dollar Amount : 398349
DWH Source: Transocean
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2015
Award Month: 9
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: CA-PB