CHNEP commissioned The Balmoral Group to conduct an economic valuation and fiscal impact analysis to demonstrate the tangible economic activity arising from its project plan. The results of this study provide a better understanding of the economic activity tied to restoration, conservation and management activities.
The NOAA's Office for Coastal Management through the Climate Outreach Community of Practice program is offering a Climate Adaptation grant award in 2017! Gulf Coast communities are encouraged to apply for funds to support a project that addresses a climate adaptation need or challenge in the community and can serve as a demonstration project for other coastal communities in the region. Details about the application process can be found here. A letter of intent is due January