Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), Audubon Florida
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
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: 2016
Initiative continues and expands upon critical foundational work previously funded through GEBF and other sources by inaugurating a dedicated shorebird and seabird program across the Florida Gulf Coast, with a goal to reverse the continued population declines in five focal species and begin to increase them over time.