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A Very High Resolution Estuary Circulation Nowcast/Forecast Model For Tampa Bay And Vicinity

Implementing Organization

Pinellas County

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$479,493

Known Leveraged Funding

$0

Funding Organization

The U.S. Department of Treasury

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 1: The Direct Component

Details

Project Category

Science

Project Actions

Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Human and/or Institutional Capacity

Project Description

This planning-level project will develop an automated, very high resolution nowcast/forecast system for the currents and waves of Tampa Bay and vicinity. It will be implemented and made available to the public and to resource and emergency managers. These data will be extremely useful for ecological studies and for coastal protection and restoration projects. The information from this system will apply to several future activities as listed below and to 31 CFR Part 34.201 eligible activity (a), restoration and protection of natural resources, ecosystems, fisheries, marine and wildlife habitats, beaches, and coastal wetlands of the Gulf Coast Region.

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Project Partners

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Affiliated Institutions

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