Salt Aire Shoreline Restoration


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Mobile County Commission

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: Alabama

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 Habitat Restoration

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries Shorelines

Project Description

Stabilize eroding shoreline and restore coastal marsh on the western shore of Mobile Bay through the placement of wave attenuation structures and beneficial use of dredged sediments.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 752
Project Name: Salt Aire Shoreline Restoration
SourceUID: 57972
Latitude: 30.46427785
Longitude: -88.101069
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Alabama
County: Mobile
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Engineering and/or Construction
Additional Project Action(s): Erosion Prevention or Control
Additional Project Action(s): Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Shorelines
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2024
Implementing Organization: Mobile County Commission
Implementing Organization Type: Local
Point of Contact – Name: Tina Sanchez
Point of Contact – Phone: tsanchez@mobilecounty.net
Point of Contact – Email: 251-574-3229
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: http://www.nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/al-salt-aire-17.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: 30
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 1
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: None
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 12700000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 12700000
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: 11
Total Amount Leveraged: 0