Coastal Headwaters Protection Due Diligence


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)

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: Mississippi

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

Land Acquisition / Protection
Planning

Targeted Resources

Other

Project Description

Support the real estate and technical due diligence that will be needed before NFWF can consider a request for the Coastal Headwaters acquisition, which is currently anticipated for March 2018.

Project Contact

Project Partners

Mississippi Secretary of State

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 714
Project Name: Coastal Headwaters Protection Due Diligence
SourceUID: 57927
Latitude: 30.61306399
Longitude: -89.27626326
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Mississippi
County:
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Land Acquisition / Protection
Additional Project Action(s): Planning
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Other
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: Chris Wells
Point of Contact – Phone: cwells@mdeq.ms.gov
Point of Contact – Email: 601-961-5171
Other Partners: Mississippi Secretary of State
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/ms-coastal%20headwaters%20DD-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: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 1305800
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 1305800
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: 8
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: C