Enhanced Assessment for Recovery of Gulf of Mexico Fisheries – Phase I


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC)

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: 2013

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Monitoring and Observations Species Restoration

Targeted Resources

Fish / Fish Habitats

Project Description

Enhance and expand fisheries-independent and fisheries-dependent data collection in the northern and eastern Gulf of Mexico in support of fisheries stock assessments and management efforts for red snapper and other important reef fish species.

Project Contact

Project Partners

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 29
Project Name: Enhanced Assessment for Recovery of Gulf of Mexico Fisheries – Phase I
SourceUID: 40624
Latitude: 28.10601296
Longitude: -84.17385038
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County: Unknown
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Monitoring and Observations
Additional Project Action(s): Species Restoration
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Fish / Fish Habitats
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC)
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: Luiz Barbieri
Point of Contact – Phone: Luiz.Barbieri@MyFWC.com
Point of Contact – Email: 727-896-9086
Other Partners: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: http://www.nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/fl-gulf-fisheries.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): 3000000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 3000000
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: 2013
Award Month: 11
Total Amount Leveraged: 0