Pine Pasture Wetlands Enhancement


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Ducks Unlimited, Inc.

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)

Funding Program

North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA)

Project Location: Louisiana

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: Migratory Bird Treaty Act; Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2017

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Habitat Restoration and Enhancement

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries Birds / Bird Habitat

Project Description

This proposal will help offset coastal loss in Louisiana. It will benefit open water wetlands, forested ridges, agricultural wetlands, and brackish marsh through repair of damaged levees and replacement of water control structures. It will provide habitat for waterfowl, shorebirds, waterbirds, and songbirds.

Project Contact

Project Partners

Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA), Private Contributors

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 652
Project Name: Pine Pasture Wetlands Enhancement
SourceUID: 0
Latitude: 29.65144572
Longitude: -91.44857177
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Louisiana
County: Cameron, Plaquemines
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Birds / Bird Habitat
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 0
Implementing Organization: Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: Mike Carloss
Point of Contact – Phone: mcarloss@ducks.org
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA), Private Contributors
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://www.fws.gov/migratorybirds/pdf/grants/nawcaprojects170426.pdf
Project Comments: Gulf Coast – BCR 37 Gulf Coast Prairie
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): 3249828
DWH Funder: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)
DWH Funder Type: Federal
DWH Funding Program: North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA)
DWH Dollar Amount : 999828
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Criminal Settlement
Controlling Documents: Migratory Bird Treaty Act; Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Award Year: 2017
Award Month: 4
Total Amount Leveraged: 2250000