Restoration Benefits to Wading Bird Habitat In Florida Bay

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Everglades Foundation

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: 2012

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Environmental Research

Targeted Resources

Birds / Bird Habitat

Project Description

This project will develop scientific information critical to restoration and management of the Everglades. It will help predict how restoring freshwater flow to Florida Bay will affect habitat conditions for waterbirds and their prey and guide future management actions to maximize benefits for wildlife, including those species affected by the oil spill.

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Project ID: 444
Project Name: Restoration Benefits to Wading Bird Habitat In Florida Bay
SourceUID: 444
Latitude: 24.95856947
Longitude: -80.6798493
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County: Monroe
Project Category: Science
Project Action: Environmental Research
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Birds / Bird Habitat
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2012
Implementing Organization: Everglades Foundation
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: None
Point of Contact – Phone: None
Point of Contact – Email: None
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): 250000
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife
DWH Dollar Amount : 200000
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: Unknown
Award Year: 2012
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 50000