Cedar Key Aquarium At Nature Coast Biological Station

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Levy, County Of

DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

The U.S. Department of Treasury

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 1: The Direct Component

Project Location: Florida

Funding Source: Transocean, Anadarko, and BP
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2019

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Tourism Development and Promotion

Targeted Resources

Built Environment

Project Description

This project is for construction of the Cedar Key Aquarium at Nature Coast Biological Station, including a moderate scale marine aquarium and completion of an environmental education center for meeting, training, and space for public programs for tourists and residents. The Cedar Key Aquarium will enhance awareness of visitors and members of the community of the importance of protecting the coastal environment.

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Affiliated Institutions


Project ID: 1058
Project Name: Cedar Key Aquarium At Nature Coast Biological Station
SourceUID: RDCGR150075
Latitude: 0
Longitude: 0
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County: Levy
Project Category: Human and Social
Project Action: Tourism Development and Promotion
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Built Environment
Targeted Resource(s):
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Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2022
Implementing Organization: Levy, County Of
Implementing Organization Type: Local
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/Pages/Direct%20Component/Direct-Component.aspx
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): 300000
DWH Funder: The U.S. Department of Treasury
DWH Funder Type: Federal
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 1: The Direct Component
DWH Dollar Amount : 300000
DWH Source: Transocean, Anadarko, and BP
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2019
Award Month: 2
Total Amount Leveraged: 0