Perdido Bay/Pass Islands Acquisition-Restoration

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
City of Orange Beach

DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife

Project Location: Alabama

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

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Land Acquisition / Protection

Targeted Resources

Birds / Bird Habitat

Project Description

To acquire Walker and Gilchrest Islands and restore important bird habitats on these islands and Robinson Island

Project Contact

Project Partners


Affiliated Institutions


Project ID: 435
Project Name: Perdido Bay/Pass Islands Acquisition-Restoration
SourceUID: 197194
Latitude: 30.28566014
Longitude: -87.55102295
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Alabama
County: Baldwin
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Land Acquisition / Protection
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Birds / Bird Habitat
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2014
Implementing Organization: City of Orange Beach
Implementing Organization Type: Local
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Project Comments: None
Acres Acquired: 12
Close Year: 2013
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: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: None
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 629074
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife
DWH Dollar Amount : 435848
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: Unknown
Award Year: 2011
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 193226