City of Mobile
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
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
Phase II of the Mobile Bay Shore Habitat Conservation and Acquisition Initiative (AL) (the “Project”) is to acquire, restore and preserve intact high-priority, undeveloped intertidal habitat properties within three specific areas of the City of Mobile: (Area 1) riparian, wetland and upland habitats in the Dog River Watershed (Perch Creek) near its connection to Mobile Bay; (Area 2) bay shore property in the Garrows Bend Watershed connecting to Helen Wood Park on the mouth of Dog River; and (Area 3) the lower watershed area of the Three Mile Creek Watershed for purposes of implementing the recommendations of the Three Mile Creek Watershed Management Plan.