Private Lands Moist Soil Initiative


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Texas Rice Industry Coalition for the Environment (TX RICE)

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: Texas

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

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Habitat Restoration and Enhancement

Targeted Resources

Birds / Bird Habitat

Project Description

To increase available food sources for birds, this project creates 1,395 acres of moist soil/wetland units in rice farmland and abandoned rice farmland on private lands in the area east of Galveston Bay.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 438
Project Name: Private Lands Moist Soil Initiative
SourceUID:
Latitude: 29.69524044
Longitude: -93.16661828
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
County:
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
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: Texas Rice Industry Coalition for the Environment (TX RICE)
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: Jefferson and Chambers counties, Chenier Plain of Texas
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: 1395
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 527050
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife
DWH Dollar Amount : 527050
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: Unknown
Award Year: 2010
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: PA-CB