The Conservation Fund
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
This project will permanently protect lands identified by the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service as the highest priority for acquisition and long-term management by the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge (NWR). It will add the 250- acre Navy Cove tract, which is currently under contract for purchase by The Conservation Fund. These lands are included within the congressionally authorized land acquisition boundary for the Little Point Clear Unit of the Bon Secour NWR.