Eliminating Light Pollution at Sea Turtle Nesting Beaches – Phase III


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Sea Turtle Conservancy

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)

Project Location: Florida

Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2018

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Species Restoration Habitat Restoration and Enhancement

Targeted Resources

Sea Turtles Beaches / Dunes

Project Description

Expand the Sea Turtle Conservancyis (STC) successful lighting retrofit program to Floridais Southwest Gulf Coast.

Project Contact

Project Partners

Florida Fish and Wildilfe Conservation Commission, Local sea turtle permit holders, Local county/city code enforcement officials

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 1067
Project Name: Eliminating Light Pollution at Sea Turtle Nesting Beaches – Phase III
SourceUID: 61644
Latitude: 0
Longitude: 0
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County: Pinellas, Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte, Lee, and Collier counties
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Species Restoration
Additional Project Action(s): Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Sea Turtles
Targeted Resource(s): Beaches / Dunes
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2023
Implementing Organization: Sea Turtle Conservancy
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: David Godfrey
Point of Contact – Phone: david@conserveturtles.org
Point of Contact – Email: 352-373-6441
Other Partners: Florida Fish and Wildilfe Conservation Commission, Local sea turtle permit holders, Local county/city code enforcement officials
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://www.nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/fl-stc%20lighting%20iii-18.pdf
Project Comments: None
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: None
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 5000000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 5000000
DWH Source: BP and Transocean
Fund Origin: Criminal Settlement
Controlling Documents: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Award Year: 2018
Award Month: 10
Total Amount Leveraged: 0