Design Challenge for Improvement of Water Quality from Beach Outfalls – Phase I


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)

Project Location: Mississippi

Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2015

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Water Quality Restoration and Maintenance
Engineering and/or Construction
Education and Outreach

Targeted Resources

Shorelines

Project Description

Issue a design challenge to solicit ideas for improving water quality of stormwater outfalls to reduce non-point impacts to marine resources. Phase 1 of project will sponsor the challenge, and upon firming scope, Phase 2 will implement the top three ideas including engineering and design, and full scale, replicated pilots.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 459
Project Name: Design Challenge for Improvement of Water Quality from Beach Outfalls – Phase I
SourceUID: 49982
Latitude: 30.38866365
Longitude: -88.96714893
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Mississippi
County:
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Water Quality Restoration and Maintenance
Additional Project Action(s): Engineering and/or Construction
Additional Project Action(s): Education and Outreach
Targeted Resource(s): Shorelines
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: Camille Covington
Point of Contact – Phone: ccovington@cce.ms
Point of Contact – Email: 228-396-0488
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/ms-beach%20outfalls-15.pdf
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): 544600
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 544600
DWH Source: BP and Transocean
Fund Origin: Criminal Settlement
Controlling Documents: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Award Year: 2015
Award Month: 11
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: PA-CB