Hydrological Restoration of Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge Wetlands – Phase I


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Ducks Unlimited, Inc.

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: Texas1

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

Water Quality Restoration and Maintenance
Planning

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries

Project Description

Increase understanding of the hydrology within the Chocolate Bay Prairie Unit and within the Danbury Drainage system in order to develop a hydrological restoration actions and an implementation plan to enhance emergent wetlands within the unit for wetland dependent wildlife.

Project Contact

Project Partners

United States Fish and Wildlife Service

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 763
Project Name: Hydrological Restoration of Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge Wetlands – Phase I
SourceUID: 58082
Latitude: 29.17097109
Longitude: -95.19482099
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
County: Brazoria County
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Water Quality Restoration and Maintenance
Additional Project Action(s): Planning
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2020
Implementing Organization: Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: Kevin Hartke
Point of Contact – Phone: khartke@ducks.org
Point of Contact – Email: 832-595-0663
Other Partners: United States Fish and Wildlife Service

Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: http://www.nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/tx-brazoria-restoration-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: 0
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 200000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 200000
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
Completeness: C


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