Salt Bayou Beach Ridge Restoration a Engineering and Design


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Jefferson County, Texas, Texas General Lands Office

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: Texas

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: 2017

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Engineering and/or Construction
Erosion Prevention or Control

Targeted Resources

Beaches / Dunes

Project Description

Complete engineering and design for the restoration of the beach ridge system between High Island and Sea Rim State Park on the Texas Upper Coast. The total length of the beach ridge restoration is 20 miles, of which 2 miles is currently being restored as a pilot effort that will inform the final design.

Project Contact

Project Partners

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Salt Bayou Working Group

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 705
Project Name: Salt Bayou Beach Ridge Restoration a Engineering and Design
SourceUID: 55109
Latitude: 29.58409075
Longitude: -94.29639891
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
County: Jefferson County
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Engineering and/or Construction
Additional Project Action(s): Erosion Prevention or Control
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Beaches / Dunes
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Jefferson County, Texas, Texas General Lands Office
Implementing Organization Type: Joint
Point of Contact – Name: Angela Sunley
Point of Contact – Phone: angela.sunley@glo.texas.gov
Point of Contact – Email: 512-463-9309
Other Partners: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Salt Bayou Working Group
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/tx-salt-bayou-EandD-17oc.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: 20
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 1500000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 1500000
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: 2017
Award Month: 3
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: C