Oyster Restoration in the Pensacola Bay System

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Ecosystem Restoration Support Organization

DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife

Project Location: Florida

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: Unknown
Year Awarded: 2010

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Erosion Prevention or Control

Targeted Resources

Oysters / Reefs

Project Description

To restore 15 acres of oyster reef and essential fish habitat along 2.4 miles of shoreline in the Pensacola Bay system

Project Contact

Project Partners


Affiliated Institutions


Project ID: 434
Project Name: Oyster Restoration in the Pensacola Bay System
SourceUID: 197175
Latitude: 30.41583197
Longitude: -87.1322447
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County: Santa Rosa
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Erosion Prevention or Control
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Oysters / Reefs
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2012
Implementing Organization: Ecosystem Restoration Support Organization
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: http://www.nfwf.org/gulf/Pages/projectlist.aspx
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: 15
Restoration Mileage: 2
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: None
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 440101
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife
DWH Dollar Amount : 309151
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: Unknown
Award Year: 2010
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 130950