Gulf of Mexico Habitat Restoration via Conservation Corps Partnership (Implementation) Gulf of Mexico Habitat Restoration via Conservation Corps Partnership – Implementation


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 2: Comprehensive Plan

Project Location: Multiple States

Funding Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2017

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Other Workforce Development and Job Creation
Education and Outreach

Targeted Resources

Human and / or Institutional Capacity
Other

Project Description

The Gulf Coast Conservation Corps (GCCC) Program will establish a regional workforce-training program to benefit local communities and support long-term Gulf Coast restoration project implementation. Individuals trained under the program will help to carry out fully compliant priority ecosystem restoration projects identified by Members on the RESTORE Council.

Project Contact

Project Partners

Department of the Interior (DOI), States of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 720
Project Name: Gulf of Mexico Habitat Restoration via Conservation Corps Partnership (Implementation)
Gulf of Mexico Habitat Restoration via Conservation Corps Partnership – Implementation
SourceUID: EGID30
Latitude: 30.38719549
Longitude: -88.93198252
Country: United States of America
State or Province: AL, FL, LA, MS, TX
County: Gulf-wide counties and parishes
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Additional Project Action(s): Other Workforce Development and Job Creation
Additional Project Action(s): Education and Outreach
Targeted Resource(s): Human and / or Institutional Capacity
Targeted Resource(s): Other
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2019
Implementing Organization: U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Implementing Organization Type: Federal
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: Department of the Interior (DOI), States of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://www.restorethegulf.gov/sites/default/files/FPL_FS_K6_GW%20Conservation%20Corps%20v11.17.15.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): 8000000
DWH Funder: Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council
DWH Funder Type: Consortium
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 2: Comprehensive Plan
DWH Dollar Amount : 8000000
DWH Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2017
Award Month: 6
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: C