Ecosystem Modeling to Improve Fisheries Management in the Gulf of Mexico


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
University of Florida

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 4: NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program

Project Location: Florida1

Funding Source: Transocean
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2017

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Monitoring and Observations

Monitoring and Observations

Targeted Resources

Fish / Fish Habitats

Project Description

This project will integrate information on ecosystem stressors and predator-prey interactions into the fisheries assessment and management process in the Gulf of Mexico.

Project Contact

Project Partners

NOAA

Affiliated Institutions

George Mason University


Project ID: 792
Project Name: Ecosystem Modeling to Improve Fisheries Management in the Gulf of Mexico
SourceUID: None
Latitude: 29.63988442
Longitude: -82.36172657
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County:
Project Category: Science
Project Action: Monitoring and Observations
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s): Monitoring and Observations
Targeted Resource(s): Fish / Fish Habitats
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2020
Implementing Organization: University of Florida
Implementing Organization Type: Academic
Point of Contact – Name: David Chagaris
Point of Contact – Phone: dchagaris@ufl.edu
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: NOAA
Affiliated Institutions: George Mason University
Link: https://restoreactscienceprogram.noaa.gov/funded-projects/fisheries-ecosystem-models
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:
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 1167586
DWH Funder: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
DWH Funder Type: Federal
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 4: NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program
DWH Dollar Amount : 1167586
DWH Source: Transocean
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2017
Award Month: 6
Total Amount Leveraged: 0


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