Information Science and Management

Funding Sources

Coastal Protection Trust Fund; Environmental Protection Agency (EPA); EPA Gulf of Mexico Program; Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida; Florida Department of Environmental Protection; Marine Resources Conservation Trust Fund; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities and Revived Economics of the Gulf Coast States Act (RESTORE); South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing Regional Association; Southwest Florida Water Management District; State Wildlife Grants Program; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS); USFWS/Peninsular Florida Landscape Conservation Cooperative

Program budget: $4,659,076

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
PRTF 0.0 $0 $0 $1,661 $0 $0 $0 $1,661 $83 $1,744
MRCTF 19.0 $1,315,885 $234,411 $308,858 $132,788 $15,621 $0 $2,007,563 $154,284 $2,161,847
MRCTF/ Grants 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $397,145 $397,145 $16 $397,161
NGWTF 4.0 $261,755 $112,993 $97,467 $722 $0 $0 $472,937 $18,391 $491,328
SGTF 5.0 $390,377 $0 $0 $0 $5,587 $0 $395,964 $0 $395,964
LATF 1.0 $64,588 $0 $0 $0 $0 $23,233 $87,821 $0 $87,821
GDTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
FGTF 8.0 $530,426 $0 $0 $0 $0 $509,229 $1,039,655 $83,557 $1,123,211
Totals 37.0 $2,563,031 $347,404 $407,986 $133,510 $21,208 $929,606 $4,402,745 $256,331 $4,659,076

Administration

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
PRTF 0.0 $0 $0 $1,661 $0 $0 $0 $1,661 $83 $1,744
MRCTF 3.0 $212,210 $40,896 $41,379 $600 $15,621 $0 $310,706 $154,284 $464,990
SGTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,587 $0 $5,587 $0 $5,587
LATF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $23,233 $23,233 $0 $23,233
FGTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Totals 3.0 $212,210 $40,896 $43,040 $600 $21,208 $23,233 $341,187 $154,367 $495,554

Center for Biostatistics and Modeling

Erin Leone, PhD, Erin.Leone@MyFWC.com
Staff provide statistical consulting support: develop study designs and statistical analysis plans, analyze scientific data and produce user-friendly software tools for statistical analysis, modeling procedures and information visualization.

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
MRCTF 1.0 $79,199 $33,098 $0 $0 $0 $0 $112,297 $0 $112,297
NGWTF 0.0 $0 $34,265 $7,333 $0 $0 $0 $41,598 $0 $41,598
SGTF 3.0 $232,958 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $232,958 $0 $232,958
LATF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Totals 4.0 $312,157 $67,363 $7,333 $0 $0 $0 $386,853 $0 $386,853

Center for Spatial Analysis

Center for Spatial Analysis – Marine: Kathleen O’Keife, Kathleen.OKeife@MyFWC.com
Center for Spatial Analysis – Upland: Beth Stys, Beth.Stys@MyFWC.com

Using computer mapping and geographic data analysis methods, researchers map habitats, model animal distributions, and produce map products for distribution to natural resource managers and the public. The Center for Spatial Analysis also supports scientific coordination for oil spill response, manages and distributes FWC geographic data, and develops web and mobile mapping tools.

Center for Spatial Analysis – Marine

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
MRCTF 5.0 $403,204 $132,726 $92,000 $132,188 $0 $0 $760,118 $0 $760,118
MRCTF/ Grants 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $319 $319 $16 $335
GDTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
FGTF 8.0 $530,426 $0 $0 $0 $0 $116,037 $646,463 $25,091 $671,553
LATF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Totals 13.0 $933,630 $132,726 $92,000 $132,188 $0 $116,355 $1,406,899 $25,107 $1,432,006

Center for Spatial Analysis – Upland

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
FGTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $343,070 $343,070 $55,495 $398,565
MRCTF 1.0 $35,386 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $35,386 $0 $35,386
LATF 1.0 $64,588 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $64,588 $0 $64,588
NGWTF 4.0 $261,755 $78,728 $90,134 $722 $0 $0 $431,339 $18,391 $449,730
SGTF 2.0 $157,418 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $157,418 $0 $157,418
Totals 8.0 $519,148 $78,728 $90,134 $722 $0 $343,070 $1,031,802 $73,886 $1,105,688

Research Information Services

Dave Reed, Dave.Reed@MyFWC.com
Staff coordinates the management and development of FWRI databases; oversees production and distribution of digital and hard-copy publications; implements comprehensive statewide communications strategy and event response; and oversees one of the largest natural history collections of marine fish and invertebrate specimens in the southeastern U.S.

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
MRCTF 9.0 $585,886 $27,691 $175,479 $0 $0 $0 $789,056 $0 $789,056
MRCTF/ Grants 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $396,826 $396,826 $0 $396,826
GDTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
FGTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $50,122 $50,122 $2,971 $53,093
Totals 9.0 $585,886 $27,691 $175,479 $0 $0 $446,948 $1,236,004 $2,971 $1,238,975