Virginia CZM Program FY 2008 Grant Projects

Grant Period: October 1, 2008 - September 30, 2009 (note: some projects may have different start and end dates - link to the project summary page and check 'Project Status' for these dates.)

Disclaimer: This project list provides the federal dollars awarded to the grantee by the end of the award. Due to underexpenditure or reprogramming of grant funds, this figure may have changed from the start of the award. For more information on the allocation of coastal grant funds, please contact Laura McKay, Virginia Coastal Program Manager, at 804.698.4323 or email: Laura.McKay@deq.virginia.gov.  

For more information about these projects - scope of work and project results and final product - please contact April Bahen or Virginia Witmer.  Please reference the grant year, task number and project title.

Task Grantee Project  Federal Funding
Section 306 / Section 306A*  
1 Virginia Department of Environmental Quality - Virginia Coastal Zone Management Program Office Management of Virginia's Coastal Zone Management Program $207,121 
1.01 Virginia Institute of Marine Science - Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve System Virginia CZM Program Support $48,667 
1.02 Virginia Commonwealth University Virginia CZM Program GIS Support $58,206 
1.03 Virginia Department of Environmental Quality - Virginia Coastal Zone Management Program Office Virginia CZM Program Outreach $84,046 
2.01 Back Bay Restoration Foundation Back Bay Restoration Foundation 'State of the Bay' Conference $3,000 
2.02 Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission Law and Policy Regarding Floating Homes $9,000 
2.03 Virginia Institute of Marine Science A Critique of Existing Methodologies for Developing Shoreline Management Plans for Local Governments $24,050 
3 Virginia Department of Environmental Quality Environmental Impact Review and Federal Consistency $196,500 
4 Virginia Department of Environmental Quality Community Environmental Education $93,975 
5 Virginia Department of Environmental Quality - Chesapeake Bay Program Water Quality Improvement Fund (WQIF) Match (Tappahannock Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade for Nutrient Removal) $768,218 (match only) 
6 Virginia Marine Resources Commission Permit Review and Compliance $160,000 
7 Virginia Department of Conservation & Recreation - Division of Natural Heritage Habitat Conservation/Locality Liaison $50,000 
8 Virginia Institute of Marine Science - Center for Coastal Resource Management Tidal Wetlands Management Technical Support $42,000 
9 Virginia Institute of Marine Science 2008 Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Distribution and Abundance Survey of Chesapeake Bay and its Tributaries $60,000 
10* Subcontract to Be Determined Eastern Shore Land Acquisition $200,000 
11.01 VA Department of Conservation and Recreation Virginia Networked Education for Municipal Officials (VNEMO) Support for Virginia CZM Program Sustainable Community Planning Initiative $30,944 
11.02 Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries/Virginia Commonwealth University/Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation Assessment of Priority Green Infrastructure $39,937 
11.03 Virginia Institute of Marine Science Estuarine Blue Infrastructure: Final Priority Conservation Areas for Chesapeake Bay and its Tidal Tributaries and Back Bay $40,752 
12 Virginia Department of Environmental Quality/Virginia Coastal Zone Management Program Office Sustainable Community Planning Initiative $0 
12.01 Accomack County Accomack County Blue-Green Infrastructure Planning $33,500 
12.02 George Washington Regional Commission Blue-Green Infrastructure Protection- Developing a Conservation Corridor Plan for the GW Region, Phase 1 $26,279 
12.03 Hampton Roads Planning District Commission Hampton Roads Climate Change Adaptation $40,000 
12.04 Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission Middle Peninsula Climate Change Adaptation- An Assessment of Potential Anthropogenic and Ecological Impacts of Climate Change on the Middle Peninsula $38,000 
12.05 Northern Neck Planning District Commission Northern Neck Blue-Green Infrastructure Protection $25,000 
12.06 Northern Virginia Regional Commission Northern Virginia Climate Change Adaptation- Sustainable Shoreline Community Management, Phase I $51,500 
12.07 Richmond Regional Planning District Commission Central Virginia Blue-Green Infrastructure Protection $45,315 
12.08 Northampton County Northampton Co. Blue & Green Infrastructure Protection, Phase I $5,551 
13 Virginia Department of Conservation & Recreation Kiptopeke State Park: CZM/Taylor Tract Songbird Habitat Restoration $34,500 
14 Town of Wachapreague Wachapreague Seaside Park Plant ES Natives Demonstration Garden $15,500 
41 Accomack-Northampton Planning District Commission Coastal Resources Technical Assistance Program $31,730 
42 Crater Planning District Commission Coastal Resources Technical Assistance Program $30,000 
43 Hampton Roads Planning District Commission Coastal Resources Technical Assistance Program $60,000 
44 Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission Coastal Resources Technical Assistance Program $31,000 
45 Northern Neck Planning District Commission Coastal Resources Technical Assistance Program $30,000 
46 Northern Virginia Regional Commission Coastal Resources Technical Assistance Program $30,000 
47 George Washington Regional Commission Rappahannock River Basin Commission Staff Support $29,924 
48 Richmond Regional Planning District Commission Coastal Resources Technical Assistance Program $30,000 
49 Virginia Beach/Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Stranding Response by the Virginia Aquarium Stranding Program $31,000 
Section 310  
81 Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation Coastal Nonpoint Source Pollution Program Management $68,000 
Section 309  
91.01 Virginia Institute of Marine Science Virginia CZM Program Program Implementation: Coordinator Position $47,478 
91.02 Environmental Law Institute Routine Program Changes (RPCs) & Amendments $0 
92 Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission Aquaculture: Local Policy Development $70,000 
93.01 Virginia Commonwealth University Virginia Coastal Geospatial and Educational Mapping System (GEMS) Maintenance $18,950 
93.02 Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Natural Heritage Publicly Accessible Conservation Lands $10,334 
93.03 College of William & Mary - Center for Conservatin Biology An Investigation of a Hemispherically Important Migratory Staging Area for Whimbrel Along the Seaside of the Delmarva Peninsula $16,000 
93.04 Virginia Eastern Shorekeeper Seaside Special Area Management Plan: Recreational Use Survey & GIS Layer $10,000 
94.01 Virginia Institute of Marine Science Living Shoreline Design and Construction Guidance Manual $50,000 
94.02 Virginia Institute of Marine Science - Center for Coastal Resources Management Shoreline Inventory Reports for York & Newport News: Phase 2 $37,500 
94.03 Virginia Institute of Marine Science Shore Evolution in Four Virginia Localities $37,500 
94.04 Virginia Institute of Marine Science Shoreline Management- Draft Management Plan MOA and Guidance Document for Local Governments [unmapped link] $25,000 
95 Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission Dragon Run Special Area Management Planning (SMAP) $50,000 
96.01 The Nature Conservancy Seaside Special Area Management Plan: Project Team Administration and Avian Distribution Evaluation $59,342 
96.02 Virginia Institute of Marine Science Seaside Special Area Management Plan: Spatial Information Analysis and Interpretation for Shellfish Grounds and SAV Beds $32,896 
97.01 Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission MPPDC Inventory of Non-traditional OSDS and Impacts on Land Use Patterns $35,000 
97.02 Hampton Roads Planning District Commission Hampton Roads Conservation Corridor Update and Implementation $36,000 
GRAND TOTAL (306/306A/309)    $2,571,000-Federal
$2,035,000-Match
 

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