Weak Hook Distribution Program


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Multiple Gulf Fishermen

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: Multiple States

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: Unknown
Year Awarded: 0

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Species Restoration
Planning

Targeted Resources

Fish / Fish Habitats

Project Description

To reduce accidental bycatch of spawning Atlantic bluefin tuna by providing incentives to Gulf fishermen to replace long-lines with weak hooks

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 451
Project Name: Weak Hook Distribution Program
SourceUID:
Latitude: 26.53746496
Longitude: -90.82300037
Country: United States of America
State or Province: AL, FL, LA, MS, TX
County:
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Species Restoration
Additional Project Action(s): Planning
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Fish / Fish Habitats
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 0
Implementing Organization: Multiple Gulf Fishermen
Implementing Organization Type: Private
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: 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: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 23000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife
DWH Dollar Amount : 23000
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: Unknown
Award Year: 0
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: P