Socio-Economic Indicators for Coastal Community Disaster Response and Resilience


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

The U.S. Department of Treasury

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 5: Centers of Excellence Research Grant Program

Project Location: Texas1

Funding Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2016

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Programmatic
Monitoring and Observations
Programmatic Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Human and / or Institutional Capacity

Project Description

Identify socio-economic indicators that can be used in disaster response assessments by: Bringing together leading expertise in this area to populate a searchable database of indicators for community and human wellbeing; work with the Gulf of Mexico National Estuarine Research Reserves to apply these in a local context; publish online and print a guide to socio?economic indicators for disaster response and community resilience.

Project Contact

Project Partners

David Yoskowitz

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 588
Project Name: Socio-Economic Indicators for Coastal Community Disaster Response and Resilience
SourceUID:
Latitude: 27.717318
Longitude: -97.328443
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
County:
Project Category: Human and Social
Project Action: Programmatic
Additional Project Action(s): Monitoring and Observations
Additional Project Action(s): Programmatic Monitoring and Observations
Targeted Resource(s): Human and / or Institutional Capacity
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Texas A&M University Corpus Christi
Implementing Organization Type: Academic
Point of Contact – Name: Larry McKinney
Point of Contact – Phone: Larry.McKinney@tamucc.edu
Point of Contact – Email: (361) 825-2070
Other Partners: David Yoskowitz
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: None
Project Comments: Grant funds to support efforts to 1) Inventory the state-of-art socio-economic indicators for community and human well-being by bringing together leading expertise in this area to populate a searchable database; 2) Examine operationalizing the indicators in a local context by working with Gulf of Mexico National Estuarine Research Reserves, and; 3) Publish online and in print a guide to socio-economic indicators for disaster response and community resilience.
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:
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 125060
DWH Funder: The U.S. Department of Treasury
DWH Funder Type: Federal
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 5: Centers of Excellence Research Grant Program
DWH Dollar Amount : 125060
DWH Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2016
Award Month: 8
Total Amount Leveraged: 0


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