Evaluation and Creation of Alternative Gulf Oyster Habitat


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Environmental Defense Fund

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife

Project Location: Louisiana

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

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Land Acquisition / Protection
Planning

Targeted Resources

Oysters / Reefs

Project Description

To map and identify natural oyster reefs in Louisiana and restore 15 acres through oyster cultch planting

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 421
Project Name: Evaluation and Creation of Alternative Gulf Oyster Habitat
SourceUID:
Latitude: 29.55317957
Longitude: -91.8403506
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Louisiana
County: Iberia
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Land Acquisition / Protection
Additional Project Action(s): Planning
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Oysters / Reefs
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 0
Implementing Organization: Environmental Defense Fund
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Pages/projectlist.aspx
Project Comments: None
Acres Acquired: 0
Close Year: 0
Close Month: 0
Close day: 0
Purchase Type: Unknown
Landowner: Unknown
Landowner Type: Unknown
Purpose: Unknown
Public Access: Unknown
Easement Holder Name : Unknown
Easement Holder Type: Unknown
Secondary Easement Holder 1: Unknown
Secondary Easement Holder 2: Unknown
Duration: Unknown
Term: 0
Land Restoration Acreage: 0
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 15
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 681006
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife
DWH Dollar Amount : 291800
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: Unknown
Award Year: 2011
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 389206
Completeness: P