Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR)
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: 2016
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.