Alabama Coastal Bird Stewardship Program


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR)

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: Alabama

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: 2016

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Monitoring and Observations
Species Restoration

Targeted Resources

Birds / Bird Habitat

Project Description

Conserve priority shorebird and coastal waterbird populations by establishing a two-year bird stewardship, monitoring, and outreach program in coastal Alabama. The Alabama Coast’s beaches, marshes, and islands provide critical nesting, wintering, and migratory stopover habitat for many species of shorebirds and coastal waterbirds.

Project Contact

Project Partners

Birmingham Audubon Society, Mobile Bay Audubon Society

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 693
Project Name: Alabama Coastal Bird Stewardship Program
SourceUID: 49997
Latitude: 30.50552344
Longitude: -88.03330205
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Alabama
County: Baldwin County
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Monitoring and Observations
Additional Project Action(s): Species Restoration
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Birds / Bird Habitat
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: Eliska Morgan
Point of Contact – Phone: Eliska.Morgan@dcnr.alabama.gov
Point of Contact – Email: 251-380-7944
Other Partners: Birmingham Audubon Society, Mobile Bay Audubon Society
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/al-bird%20stewardship-16oc.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): 1462000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 1462000
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: 2016
Award Month: 8
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: C