Adaptive Management: Louisiana River Diversions & Barrier Islands a Phase II


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA)

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: Louisiana

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

Planning

Targeted Resources

Barrier Islands
Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries

Project Description

Conduct adaptive management activities related to river diversions and barrier islands in Louisiana. This project will provide data, modeling and analyses to support the development, design and operation of river diversions and barrier island restoration projects.

Project Contact

Project Partners

United States Geological Survey (USGS), Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 702
Project Name: Adaptive Management: Louisiana River Diversions & Barrier Islands a Phase II
SourceUID: 54259
Latitude: 29.73936972
Longitude: -91.05501185
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Louisiana
County:
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Planning
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Barrier Islands
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2020
Implementing Organization: Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: Chris Allen
Point of Contact – Phone: chris.allen@la.gov
Point of Contact – Email: 225-342-1477
Other Partners: United States Geological Survey (USGS), Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/la-adaptive-management-ii-16.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): 19632100
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 19632100
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: 11
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: C