Florida Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund Restoration Strategy


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), Suwannee River Water Management District, Northwest Florida Water Management District

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: 2015

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Planning
Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Shorelines
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation

Project Description

Provide an overarching framework for the development and implementation of programs and projects that restore and conserve Gulf Coast natural resources in Florida.

Project Contact

Project Partners

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Affiliated Institutions

None


Project ID: 314
Project Name: Florida Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund Restoration Strategy
SourceUID: 47906, 49527 , 49515 , 49540
Latitude: 29.544788
Longitude: -85.0177
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County:
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Planning
Additional Project Action(s): Monitoring and Observations
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Wetlands / Marshes / Estuaries
Targeted Resource(s): Shorelines
Targeted Resource(s): Submerged Aquatic Vegetation
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2020
Implementing Organization: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), Suwannee River Water Management District, Northwest Florida Water Management District
Implementing Organization Type: Joint
Point of Contact – Name: Kelly Samek
Point of Contact – Phone: Kelly.Samek@MyFWC.com
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: https://nfwf.org/gulf/Documents/fl-restoration%20planning-15oc.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: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 4514050
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund (GEBF)
DWH Dollar Amount : 4514050
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: 2015
Award Month: 4
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: C