The Nature Conservancy
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
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
Conduct the design, engineering, permitting and monitoring of Phase 1 of an oyster habitat restoration project proposed along 8 miles of the eastern shoreline in the East and Blackwater Bays of the greater Pensacola Bay region. The primary goal of the project that will drive its design and monitoring is to help restore oyster habitat along the east shores of East and Blackwater Bays.
This map shows the location and extent of the project actions.↩