Texas OneGulf Network of Experts Communications

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

The U.S. Department of Treasury

Funding Program

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

Project Location: Texas

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

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Programmatic Education and Outreach

Targeted Resources

Human and / or Institutional Capacity

Project Description

This grant will develop and implement a communication strategy that includes the existing Gulf of Mexico web portal GulfBase.org to enhance the ability of the Texas OneGulf Network of Experts (TONE) to inform all Texas stakeholders about its capabilities and expertise. The TONE is a network of more than 150 Texas experts in human health, science, marine policy and related fields convened to work to tackle Gulf problems, and the goal of this tool is to facilitate communications amongst the researchers, policy makers, and the general public.

Project Contact

Project Partners


Affiliated Institutions

Amazee Labs LLC

Project ID: 590
Project Name: Texas OneGulf Network of Experts Communications
SourceUID: 590
Latitude: 27.717318
Longitude: -97.328443
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
County: Unknown
Project Category: Human and Social
Project Action: Programmatic
Additional Project Action(s): Education and Outreach
Additional Project Action(s):
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: None
Affiliated Institutions: Amazee Labs LLC
Link: None
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: None
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 81390
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 : 81390
DWH Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2016
Award Month: 8
Total Amount Leveraged: 0