Spawning Habitat and Early-life Linkages to Fisheries


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
University of South Florida College of Marine Science

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

The U.S. Department of Treasury

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 5: Centers of Excellence Research Grant Program

Project Location: Florida1

Funding Source: Transocean
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2016

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Monitoring and Observations
Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Monitoring and Observations Habitat Restoration and Enhancement

Targeted Resources

Fish / Fish Habitats

Project Description

Long-term fisheries monitoring project aimed at using DNA barcoding of larvae to aid in the application of the Daily Egg Production Method as a stock assessment method for one or more reef fish populations on the West Florida Shelf.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

University of Florida, Florida International University, Mote Marine Lab


Project ID: 794
Project Name: Spawning Habitat and Early-life Linkages to Fisheries
SourceUID: flracep-2016-1
Latitude: 28.0611448
Longitude: -82.41314661
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Florida
County:
Project Category: Science
Project Action: Monitoring and Observations
Additional Project Action(s): Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Additional Project Action(s): Monitoring and Observations Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
Targeted Resource(s): Fish / Fish Habitats
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2018
Implementing Organization: University of South Florida College of Marine Science
Implementing Organization Type: Academic
Point of Contact – Name: Dr. Ernst Peebles
Point of Contact – Phone: epeebles@mail.usf.edu
Point of Contact – Email: 727 553 3983
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: University of Florida, Florida International University, Mote Marine Lab
Link: 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:
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 887200
DWH Funder: The U.S. Department of Treasury
DWH Funder Type: Federal
DWH Funding Program: The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 5: Centers of Excellence Research Grant Program
DWH Dollar Amount : 887200
DWH Source: Transocean
Fund Origin: Civil Settlement
Controlling Documents: The RESTORE Act
Award Year: 2016
Award Month: 10
Total Amount Leveraged: 0


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