Long-Term Sea Turtle Predation Management


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

Planning Species Restoration

Targeted Resources

Sea Turtles Beaches / Dunes

Project Description

Establish a long-term sea turtle nest predation management program on Floridais sea turtle nesting beaches with the goal of increasing nest survivorship and hatchling production by reducing predation rates on high-density nesting beaches.

Project Contact

Project Partners

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Sercice, Floria Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Florida Department of Environmental Protection – Florida Park Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture – Wildlife Services

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 1068
Project Name: Long-Term Sea Turtle Predation Management
SourceUID: 61645
Latitude: 0
Longitude: 0
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County: Florida coastal counties
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Planning
Additional Project Action(s): Species Restoration
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Sea Turtles
Targeted Resource(s): Beaches / Dunes
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2019
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: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Sercice, Floria Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Florida Department of Environmental Protection – Florida Park Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture – Wildlife Services
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://www.nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/fl-sea%20turtle%20predation%20management-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): 4000000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 4000000
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