Point aux Pins Living Shoreline


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR)

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (NRDA)

Funding Program

Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) Post-Settlement Restoration

Project Location: Alabama

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: NRDA Consent Decree and Programmatic Damage Assessment and Restoration Plan (PDARP)
Year Awarded: 2015

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Erosion Prevention or Control
Habitat Restoration and Enhancement

Targeted Resources

Shorelines
Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries

Project Description

The Point aux Pins Living Shoreline project will stabilize shoreline located near Point aux Pins which has shown evidence of erosion over time. The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources will employ living shoreline techniques that utilize natural and/or artificial breakwater material to dampen wave energy to protect shorelines, while also providing habitat and increasing benthic secondary productivity.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 402
Project Name: Point aux Pins Living Shoreline
SourceUID: 59
Latitude: 30.3846
Longitude: -88.3003
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Alabama
County: Mobile
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Erosion Prevention or Control
Additional Project Action(s): Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Shorelines
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 0
Implementing Organization: Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: Carl Ferraro
Point of Contact – Phone: carl.ferraro@dcnr.alabama.gov
Point of Contact – Email: 251-621-1216
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://gulfspillrestoration.noaa.gov/project?id=59
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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: 4500
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 1150000
DWH Funder: Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (NRDA)
DWH Funder Type: Joint
DWH Funding Program: Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) Post-Settlement Restoration
DWH Dollar Amount : 2300000
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: NRDA Consent Decree and Programmatic Damage Assessment and Restoration Plan (PDARP)
Award Year: 2015
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: CA-PB