Mississippi Coastal Restoration Plan


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)

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: Mississippi1

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

Planning
Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Terrestrial Habitat
Beaches / Dunes

Project Description

Provide an overarching framework for the development and implementation of programs and projects that restore and conserve Gulf Coast natural resources in Mississippi.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 41
Project Name: Mississippi Coastal Restoration Plan
SourceUID: 42940
Latitude: 30.21601849
Longitude: -88.92590564
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Mississippi
County: Hancock, Harrison, Jackson
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Planning
Additional Project Action(s): Monitoring and Observations
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Terrestrial Habitat
Targeted Resource(s): Beaches / Dunes
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2017
Implementing Organization: Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: Camille Covington
Point of Contact – Phone: ccovington@cce.ms
Point of Contact – Email: 228-396-0486
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: http://www.nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/ms-coastal-restoration-plan.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: 30
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 3598940
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 3598940
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: 3
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: C


  1. This map shows the area impacted by a planning or assessment project.