Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), Fish and Wildlife Research Institute
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: 2017
Enhance marine fisheries data collection programs for the development of stock assessments and fisheries management of important stocks in the Gulf of Mexico. The project aims to facilitate the replenishment and protection of living resources including red snapper, other reef fishes, and associated marine resources through improved data collection.