University of Southern Mississippi Oyster Hatchery and Research Center


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

The U.S. Department of Treasury

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 1: Direct Component

Project Location: Mississippi1

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

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Other

Targeted Resources

Oysters/Reef

Project Description

This project will provide additional infrastructure that will benefit the ecological resources of the Gulf Coast Region by supporting the University of Southern Mississippi with the acquisition of an existing oyster hatchery and research center.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 791
Project Name: University of Southern Mississippi Oyster Hatchery and Research Center
SourceUID: RDCGR470038
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Country: United States of America
State or Province: Mississippi
County: Hinds
Project Category: Other
Project Action: Other
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Oysters/Reef
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://www.treasury.gov/services/restore-act/Documents/Accepted%20MYPs/State%20of%20MS%20Multiyear%20Plan%20Amendment%20July%202017.pdf
Project Comments: At this time, U.S. Department of Treasury cannot confirm the accuracy of this information. Please go to https://www.treasury.gov/services/restore-act/Pages/home.aspx for the latest information about this project.
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): 233978
DWH Funder: The U.S. Department of Treasury
DWH Funder Type: Federal
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 1: Direct Component
DWH Dollar Amount : 233978
DWH Source: Transocean, Anadarko, and BP
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2018
Award Month: 1
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: PA-PB


  1. This map shows a general area in which land acquisitions, protection, or restoration activities occur. These general areas will be replaced by specific project polygons if/when that information becomes available.