Wildlife Research

 

Funding Sources

Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research (University of Florida); Florida Department of Environmental Protection—Division of Recreation and Parks; Florida Department of Military Affairs; Fish and Wildlife Foundation of Florida; Florida Power and Light Company; Georgia Department of Natural Resources; John H. Prescott Marine Mammal Rescue Assistance; National Fish and Wildlife Foundation; National Marine Fisheries Service; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; Raymond James Trust; Sea Turtle Conservancy; Shell Oil Company; Southwest Florida Water Management District; Tampa Electric Company; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; U.S. Forest Service; Wildlife Conservation Society

 

Program budget: $11,936,349

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
PRTF 2.0 $151,065 $15,900 $44,321 $7,000 $3,500 $0 $221,786 $12,003 $233,789
MRCTF 6.5 $497,236 $163,446 $57,892 $2,105,000 $40,153 $0 $2,863,727 $55,377 $2,919,104
MRCTF/Grants 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,286 $7,286 $1,128 $8,414
NGWTF 12.0 $860,583 $470,497 $347,897 $216,513 $9,635 $0 $1,905,125 $91,331 $1,996,456
STMTF 16.0 $1,070,276 $451,491 $311,843 $370,000 $11,625 $0 $2,215,235 $53,271 $2,268,506
SGTF 10.5 $720,992 $129,929 $125,220 $3,078 $0 $147,280 $1,126,499 $41,476 $1,167,975
SGTF/GRANTS 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $45,000 $45,000 $0 $45,000
GDTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,567,082 $1,567,082 $151,140 $1,718,222
FGTF 6.5 $355,419 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,137,748 $1,493,167 $85,716 $1,578,883
Totals 53.5 $3,655,571 $1,231,263 $887,173 $2,701,591 $64,913 $2,904,396 $11,444,907 $491,442 $11,936,349

 

Administration

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
NGWTF 0.0 $0 $58,312 $145,020 $106,013 $6,135 $0 $315,480 $91,331 $406,811
SGTF 1.0 $98,994 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $98,994 $41,476 $140,470
Totals 1.0 $98,994 $58,312 $145,020 $106,013 $6,135 $0 $414,474 $132,807 $547,281

 

Avian Research

Andrew Cox, Andrew.Cox@MyFWC.com

Researchers provide data on the life history, population biology and ecology of Florida’s bird species to aid managers in developing conservation plans and to assist recovery efforts.

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
NGWTF 7.0 $506,338 $115,184 $49,431 $43,900 $0 $0 $714,853 $0 $714,853
SGTF 4.0 $233,338 $30,000 $23,000 $300 $0 $0 $286,638 $0 $286,638
GDTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,944 $4,944 $0 $4,944
FGTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $45,112 $45,112 $0 $45,112
Totals 11.0 $739,676 $145,184 $72,431 $44,200 $0 $50,056 $1,051,547 $0 $1,051,547

 

Marine Mammal Research

Leslie Ward-Geiger, Leslie.Ward@MyFWC.com

Researchers focus on key topics, from population assessment to behavioral ecology, to inform and help guide manatee and right whale conservation and recovery planning.

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
MRCTF 2.5 $180,302 $0 $0 $2,104,000 $35,112 $0 $2,319,414 $0 $2,319,414
MRCTF/ Grant 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $3,487 $3,487 $0 $3,487
STMTF 16.0 $1,070,276 $451,491 $311,843 $370,000 $11,625 $0 $2,215,235 $53,271 $2,268,506
GDTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,262,952 $1,262,952 $121,330 $1,384,282
FGTF 3.0 $171,795 $0 $0 $0 $0 $827,862 $999,657 $46,740 $1,046,397
Totals 21.5 $1,422,373 $451,491 $311,843 $2,474,000 $46,737 $2,094,301 $6,800,745 $221,341 $7,022,086

 

Marine Turtle Research

Allen Foley, Allen.Foley@MyFWC.com

Researchers investigate the life history, population biology, ecology, behavior and migrations of sea turtles to guide conservation and recovery planning.

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
MRCTF 4.0 $316,933 $163,446 $57,892 $1,000 $5,041 $0 $544,312 $55,377 $599,689
MRCTF/Grants 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $3,799 $3,799 $1,128 $4,927
GDTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $283,617 $283,617 $29,810 $313,427
FGTF 3.5 $183,625 $0 $0 $0 $0 $255,138 $438,763 $38,170 $476,933
Totals 7.5 $500,558 $163,446 $57,892 $1,000 $5,041 $542,554 $1,270,491 $124,485 $1,394,976

 

Reptile and Amphibian Research

Anna Farmer, Anna.Farmer@MyFWC.com

Researchers study a variety of topics related to amphibians and reptiles (other than sea turtles), and monitor species populations while supporting conservation efforts.

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
NGWTF 1.0 $67,960 $153,385 $36,333 $20,600 $0 $0 $278,278 $0 $278,278
SGTF 4.5 $321,222 $99,929 $102,220 $2,778 $0 $0 $526,149 $0 $526,149
Totals 5.5 $389,182 $253,314 $138,553 $23,378 $0 $0 $804,427 $0 $804,427

 

Terrestrial Mammal Research

Jeffery A. Gore, Jeff.Gore@MyFWC.com

Researchers investigate the natural history, population biology, ecology and behavior of land-based mammals, providing current scientific information necessary for maintaining viable populations of Florida’s native mammals.

Funding Source #FTE FTE Salaries OPS Salaries Expense OPS Contract Equipment Special Categories Program Operational Budget Overhead Assessment Total Program Budget
PRTF 2.0 $151,065 $15,900 $44,321 $7,000 $3,500 $0 $221,786 $12,003 $233,789
NGWTF 4.0 $286,285 $143,616 $117,113 $46,000 $3,500 $0 $596,514 $0 $596,514
SGTF 1.0 $67,437 $0 $0 $0 $0 $147,280 $214,717 $0 $214,717
SGTF/GRANTS 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $45,000 $45,000 $0 $45,000
FGTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $9,636 $9,636 $806 $10,442
GDTF 0.0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $15,569 $15,569 $0 $15,569
Totals 7.0 $504,787 $159,516 $161,434 $53,000 $7,000 $217,485 $1,103,222 $12,809 $1,116,031