Restoration of JD Murphree WMA Water Management Infrastructure


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

Habitat Restoration and Enhancement

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Birds / Bird Habitat

Project Description

Mechanical removal of flotant marsh from approximately 4,600 linear feet of ditch that is crucial to wetland management on the J.D. Murphree Wildlife Management Area.

Project Contact

Project Partners

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 768
Project Name: Restoration of JD Murphree WMA Water Management Infrastructure
SourceUID: 59007
Latitude: 29.87485957
Longitude: -94.02500871
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
County: Jefferson County
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Birds / Bird Habitat
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: Todd Merendino
Point of Contact – Phone: tmerendino@ducks.org
Point of Contact – Email: 832-451-4801
Other Partners: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: http://www.nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/tx-jd-murphree-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: 1
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 82500
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 82500
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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