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Spawning Habitat and Early-life Linkages to Fisheries Phase II (SHELF II)

Implementing Organization

University of South Florida College of Marine Science


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Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

The U.S. Department of Treasury

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 5: Centers of Excellence Research Grant Program


Project Category


Project Actions

Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Fish/Fish Habitats

Project Description

Long-term fisheries monitoring project aimed at using DNA barcoding of larvae to aid in the application of the Daily Egg Production Method as a stock assessment method for one or more reef fish populations on the West Florida Shelf.


Dr. Ernst Peebles
727 553 3983
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SHELF II is a continuation of the SHELF project funded by FLRACEP in 2016.

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