Deep-Pelagic Nekton Dynamics of the Gulf of Mexico (DEEPEND)


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Nova Southeastern University (NSU)

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI)

Funding Program

Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) Grant Program

Project Location: Multiple States1

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: GOMRI Master Research Agreement
Year Awarded: 2015

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Environmental Research
Public Health Research
Environmental Research Public Health Research

Targeted Resources

Human and / or Institutional Capacity
Benthic Zone / Sea Floor
Petroleum

Project Description

DEEPEND (Deep-Pelagic Nekton Dynamics) will investigate deep-pelagic communities on short-term (sub-generational) and long-term (evolutionary) timescales to appraise extant recovery and potential future recovery of these communities using a suite of integrated approaches.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

Florida Atlantic University, Florida International University, Naval Research Laboratory at Stennis Space Center, NOAA, Resphera Biosciences, San Antonio Zoo, Texas A&M University at Galveston, University of South Florida, University of South Florida St.


Project ID: 299
Project Name: Deep-Pelagic Nekton Dynamics of the Gulf of Mexico (DEEPEND)
SourceUID: 257
Latitude: 26.08056468
Longitude: -80.24211952
Country: United States of America
State or Province: DC, FL, MD, MS, TX
County: Y
Project Category: Science
Project Action: Environmental Research
Additional Project Action(s): Public Health Research
Additional Project Action(s): Environmental Research Public Health Research
Targeted Resource(s): Human and / or Institutional Capacity
Targeted Resource(s): Benthic Zone / Sea Floor
Targeted Resource(s): Petroleum
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2017
Implementing Organization: Nova Southeastern University (NSU)
Implementing Organization Type: Academic
Point of Contact – Name: Tracey Sutton
Point of Contact – Phone: tsutton1@nova.edu
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: Florida Atlantic University, Florida International University, Naval Research Laboratory at Stennis Space Center, NOAA, Resphera Biosciences, San Antonio Zoo, Texas A&M University at Galveston, University of South Florida, University of South Florida St.
Link: http://research.gulfresearchinitiative.org/research-awards/projects/?pid=257
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:
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 8532060
DWH Funder: Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) Grant Program
DWH Dollar Amount : 8532060
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: GOMRI Master Research Agreement
Award Year: 2015
Award Month: 1
Total Amount Leveraged: 0


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