Maximizing Florida Sea Turtle Nesting Success

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Sea Turtle Conservancy

DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife

Project Location: Florida

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: Unknown
Year Awarded: 2011

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Species Restoration

Targeted Resources

Sea Turtles

Project Description

To increase sea turtle nesting success on Florida beaches by solving artificial lighting problems that disorient thousands of hatchlings each year

Project Contact

Project Partners


Affiliated Institutions


Project ID: 426
Project Name: Maximizing Florida Sea Turtle Nesting Success
SourceUID: None
Latitude: 29.1547442
Longitude: -82.83977755
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County: Unknown
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Species Restoration
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Sea Turtles
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 0
Implementing Organization: Sea Turtle Conservancy
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: David B. Godfrey
Point of Contact – Phone:
Point of Contact – Email: 352-373-6441
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
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): 556717
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife
DWH Dollar Amount : 556717
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: Unknown
Award Year: 2011
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 0