Gulf Coast Conservation Reserve Program (GCCRP) (Planning & Implementation) – Mississippi


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

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: Mississippi

Funding Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2018

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Water Quality Restoration and Maintenance
Education and Outreach

Targeted Resources

Terrestrial Habitat

Project Description

USDA will employ its existing conservation delivery system and conservation partnerships to engage private landowners in conservation and restoration projects that directly benefit the Gulf. This project will help landowners develop plans to address wildlife habitat and water quality concerns in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi and Texas on about 9,000 acres, laying the groundwork for future conservation projects.

Project Contact

Project Partners

State of Mississippi

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 721
Project Name: Gulf Coast Conservation Reserve Program (GCCRP) (Planning & Implementation) – Mississippi
SourceUID: EGID16
Latitude: 30.62931502
Longitude: -88.9973404
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Mississippi
County: 6 coastal counties, Mississippi
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Additional Project Action(s): Water Quality Restoration and Maintenance
Additional Project Action(s): Education and Outreach
Targeted Resource(s): Terrestrial Habitat
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2021
Implementing Organization: U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Implementing Organization Type: Federal
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: State of Mississippi
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://www.restorethegulf.gov/sites/default/files/FPL_forDec9Vote_Errata_04-07-2016.pdf#page=246
Project Comments: MS component of larger Gulf Coast Conservation Reserve Program
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: 2000
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 1500000
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 : 1500000
DWH Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2018
Award Month: 1
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: C