Comprehensive Reef Fish and Headboat IFQ in the Gulf

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Gulf of Mexico Reef Fish Shareholders’ Alliance

DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife

Project Location: Texas1

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: Unknown
Year Awarded: 2011

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Species Restoration

Species Restoration

Targeted Resources

Fish / Fish Habitats

Project Description

To protect reef fish through implementation of individual fishing quota (IFQ) systems and establish a pilot IFQ program for head boat operators

Project Contact

Project Partners


Affiliated Institutions


Project ID: 414
Project Name: Comprehensive Reef Fish and Headboat IFQ in the Gulf
Latitude: 25.22481607
Longitude: -90.02196725
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Species Restoration
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s): Species Restoration
Targeted Resource(s): Fish / Fish Habitats
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 0
Implementing Organization: Gulf of Mexico Reef Fish Shareholders’ Alliance
Implementing Organization Type: Consortium
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Project Comments: Incentive payments made through NFWF
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:
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 295202
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife
DWH Dollar Amount : 200002
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: Unknown
Award Year: 2011
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 95200

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