Gulf Coast Conservation Reserve Program (GCCRP) (Planning & Implementation) – Alabama

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
U.S. Department of Agriculture

DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 2: Comprehensive Plan

Project Location: Alabama

Funding Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2018

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Land Acquisition / Protection

Targeted Resources

Terrestrial Habitat

Project Description

USDA will employ its existing conservation delivery system and conservation partnerships to engage private landowners in conservation and restoration projects that directly benefit the Gulf. This project will help landowners develop plans to address wildlife habitat and water quality concerns in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi and Texas on about 9,000 acres, laying the groundwork for future conservation projects.

Project Contact

Project Partners

State of Mississippi

Affiliated Institutions


Project ID: 776
Project Name: Gulf Coast Conservation Reserve Program (GCCRP) (Planning & Implementation) – Alabama
SourceUID: EGID14
Latitude: 27.86669492
Longitude: -82.35786436
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Alabama
County: Baldwin, Mobile
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Land Acquisition / Protection
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Terrestrial Habitat
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2026
Implementing Organization: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Implementing Organization Type: Federal
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: State of Mississippi
Affiliated Institutions: None
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: 1500
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: None
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 1500000
DWH Funder: Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council
DWH Funder Type: Consortium
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 2: Comprehensive Plan
DWH Dollar Amount : 1500000
DWH Source: Transocean and Anadarko
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2018
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 0