Ecosystem Assessment and Restoration

INVESTIGATION OF THE EFFICACY OF CHOLESTYRAMINE AS A TREATMENT FOR BREVETOXICOSIS IN STRANDED LOGGERHEADS AND DOUBLE-CRESTED CORMORANTS
Mote Marine Laboratory
Start date: September 1, 2008

$25,122
Grantor: $25,122 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

SOUTHEAST FLORIDA CORAL REEF EVALUATION/MONITORING
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Start date: February 23, 2009

$650,000
Grantor: $650,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

SOUTH FLORIDA FISHERIES HABITAT ASSESSMENT PROGRAM
South Florida Water Management District
Start date: March 25, 2009

$756,500
Grantor: $756,500 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

JOHNSON’S SEAGRASS DISTRIBUTION AND ABUNDANCE SURVEY
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: April 13, 2009

$355,767
Grantor: $355,767 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

CORAL REEF/HARDBOTTOM MONITORING FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
Environmental Protection Agency
Start date: October 1, 2009

$2,011,875
Grantor: $1,820,000 | State/In-Kind: $191,875

 

BREVETOXIN METABOLISM AND PHYSIOLOGY- A FRESHWATER MODEL OF MORBIDITY IN ENDANGERED SEA TURTLES
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: September 1, 2011

$141,735
Grantor: $141,735 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

SOUTH FLORIDA FISH HABITAT ASSESSMENT MONITORING NETWORK
South Florida Water Management District
Start date: October 1, 2011

$705,000
Grantor: $705,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

HIGH RESOLUTION ASSESSMENT OF CARBON DYNAMICS IN SEAGRASS AND CORAL REEF BIOMES
UAV Collaborative
Start date: October 11, 2011

$130,000
Grantor: $130,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

*DEVELOPMENT OF A SEAGRASS MONITORING PROGRAM FOR THE SPRINGS COAST
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2012

$210,000
Grantor: $105,000 | State/In-Kind: $105,000

 

*COASTAL HABITAT INTEGRATED MAPPING AND MONITORING PROGRAM (CHIMMP)
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2013

$148,924
Grantor: $96,724 | State/In-Kind: $52,200

 

*INVESTIGATION OF A PREVIOUSLY UNDESCRIBED OCTOCORAL DISEASE AFFECTING THE FLORIDA REEF TRACT
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2013

$31,000
Grantor: $20,000 | State/In-Kind: $11,000

 

*MONITORING AND MAPPING OF DENDROGYRA CYLINDRUS OF THE FLORIDA REEF TRACT
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2013

$153,843
Grantor: $99,998 | State/In-Kind: $53,845

 

*RESPONSE OF ECOSYSTEM FUNCTION IN MANGROVE FORESTS TO SEA-LEVEL RISE AND CLIMATE CHANGE
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2013

$190,916
Grantor: $124,095 | State/In-Kind: $66,821

 

MARINE TOXINS IN SEAFOOD ITEMS USED TO FEED AQUARIUM ANIMALS
Georgia Aquarium
Start date: August 26, 2013

$55,605
Grantor: $55,605 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

LONG-TERM MONITORING OF SELECT CORAL REEFS AT DRY TORTUGAS
U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Start date: October 1, 2013

$164,000
Grantor: $164,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

SOUTHEAST FLORIDA CORAL REEF EVALUATION AND MONITORING PROJECT
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Start date: October 7, 2013

$530,000
Grantor: $530,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

EVALUATION OF RAPID BREVETOXIN TESTS FOR USE IN SHELLFISH REGULATION, SHELLFISH INDUSTRY, AND AQUACULTURE
University of Florida
Start date: February 1, 2014

$258,337
Grantor: $171,558 | State/In-Kind: $86,779

 

PHYTOPLANKTON ANALYSES
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
Start date: March 1, 2014

$80,800
Grantor: $80,800 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

*CORAL SETTLEMENT AT PATCH REEFS IN THE FLORIDA KEYS
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2014

$65,385
Grantor: $42,500 | State/In-Kind: $22,885

 

*NET ECOSYSTEM PRODUCTIVITY, CALCIFICATION, AND BIOCHEMICAL PREDICTORS OF OPTIMAL HABITAT FOR ACROPORA CERVICORNIS NURSERY OUTPLANTS
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2014

$131,863
Grantor: $85,711 | State/In-Kind: $46,152

 

*SEAGRASS MONITORING IN THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2014

$76,923
Grantor: $50,000 | State/In-Kind: $26,923

 

FISH AND WILDLIFE REPORTING APP: FISH DISEASE AND MORTALITY EVENTS
Wildlife Foundation of Florida
Start date: July 1, 2014

$37,102
Grantor: $35,614 | State/In-Kind: $1,488

 

DEMOGRAPHIC MONITORING OF ACROPORA SPP.
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: July 18, 2014

$19,987
Grantor: $19,987 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

INVESTIGATING HOW CORAL RECRUITMENT AND JUVENILE SURVIVORSHIP VARIES ALONG THE FLORIDA REEF TRACT
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: August 14, 2014

$201,783
Grantor: $201,783 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

MISSISSIPPI CANYON 252 OIL SPILL/EMERGENCY RESTORATION PLAN FOR RESPONSE IMPACTS TO SEAGRASS OF THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO/SEPTEMBER 2014 PEAK-SEASON MONITORING EVENT
Natural Resource Damage Assessment
Start date: September 3, 2014

$26,000
Grantor: $26,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

MOLECULAR TOOL DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION TO ADVANCE MONITORING OF PICO- AND NANO-PLANKTONIC ALGAE IN THE INDIAN RIVER LAGOON
St. Johns River Water Management District
Start date: November 3, 2014

$117,740
Grantor: $49,769 | State/In-Kind: $67,971

 

EPA NATIONAL COASTAL CONDITION ASSESSMENT 2015
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Start date: April 1, 2015

$500,000
Grantor: $500,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

ENHANCED ASSESSMENT FOR RECOVERY OF GULF OF MEXICO FISHERIES (FLORIDA)
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Start date: June 1, 2015

$1,784,570.03
Grantor: $1,784,570.03 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

HEALTH MONITORING OF FLORIDA’S SPORTFISH (F-72-20)
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: June 1, 2015

$636,386
Grantor: $477,288 | State/In-Kind: $159,098

 

ACROPORA DEMOGRAPHIC MONITORING, GEODATABASE MAINTENANCE AND INTEGRATION, AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT RECOVERY PLAN FOR CORAL REEFS
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: July 1, 2015

$633,835
Grantor: $475,272 | State/In-Kind: $158,563

 

AVIAN AND TERRESTRIAL WILDLIFE DISEASE SURVEILLANCE AND RESPONSE PROGRAM
Wildlife Foundation of Florida
Start date: July 1, 2015

$82,759
Grantor: $64,500 | State/In-Kind: $18,259

 

SURVEILLANCE OF AVIAN INFLUENZA IN WILD WATERFOWL IN FLORIDA
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Wildlife Services
Start date: July 1, 2015

$20,000
Grantor: $20,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

SEASONAL AND LONG-TERM CHANGE, GENETIC DIVERSITY, AND REPRODUCTIVE POTENTIAL OF ESA-LISTED CORAL SPECIES IN DRY TORTUGAS NATIONAL PARK
U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Start date: August 3, 2015

$23,000
Grantor: $23,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

PREVENTION, CONTROL, AND MITIGATION OF HARMFUL ALGAL BLOOMS: IMPLEMENTING THE KARENIA TRICORDER TO IMPROVE RED TIDE MONITORING AND MANAGEMENT IN THE GULF OF MEXICO
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: September 1, 2015

$185,920
Grantor: $185,920 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

SEEDING POTENTIAL OF PYRODINIUM BAHAMENSE CYST BEDS IN OLD TAMPA BAY
Tampa Bay Environmental Restoration Fund
Restore America’s Estuaries
Start date: September 28, 2015

$172,362
Grantor: $83,150 | State/In-Kind: $89,212

 

CORAL REEF/HARDBOTTOM MONITORING FKNMS (CORAL REEF EVALUATION AND MONITORING PROJECT)
Environmental Protection Agency
Start date: October 1, 2015

$599,084
Grantor: $540,000 | State/In-Kind: $59,084

 

PERMITTED SEAGRASS MITIGATION AND RESTORATION ACTIVITIES IN FLORIDA: CREATING A STATEWIDE DATABASE
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: October 1, 2015

$62,941
Grantor: $29,969 | State/In-Kind: $32,972

 

SOUTH FLORIDA FISH HABITAT ASSESSMENT MONITORING NETWORK
South Florida Water Management District
Start date: October 2, 2015

$657,000
Grantor: $657,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

TAMPA BAY COASTAL WETLAND ASSESSMENT AND TRAINING MANUAL
Tampa Bay Estuary Program / Environmental Protection Agency
Start date: January 14, 2016

$100,000
Grantor: $100,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

INVENTORY OF GULF OF MEXICO ECOSYSTEM INDICATORS USING AN ECOLOGICAL RESILIENCE FRAMEWORK
NatureServe
Start date: February 9, 2016

$54,570
Grantor: $54,570 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

FISCAL YEAR 16 FLORIDA BAY AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY
South Florida Water Management District
Start date: April 28, 2016

$10,000
Grantor: $10,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

MONITORING AND EVENT RESPONSE OF HARMFUL ALGAL BLOOMS: TRAINING COURSE ON THE IDENTIFICATION OF HARMFUL ALGAE IN U.S. MARINE WATERS
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences
Start date: May 26, 2016

$9,551
Grantor: $9,551 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

HEALTH MONITORING OF FLORIDA’S SPORTFISH 
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: June 1, 2016

$636,384
Grantor: $477,288 | State/In-Kind: $159,096

 

SURVEILLANCE OF AVIAN INFLUENZA IN WILD WATERFOWL IN FLORIDA
U.S. Department of Agriculture – Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Start date: July 1, 2016

$17,200
Grantor: $17,200 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

SEAGRASS DIE-OFF AND RECOVERY IN FLORIDA BAY: RESEARCH IN PROCESS AND RESTORATION
U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Start date: September 1, 2016

$79,409
Grantor: $79,409 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

INVESTIGATING HOW CORAL RECRUITMENT AND JUVENILE SURVIVORSHIP VARIES ALONG THE FLORIDA REEF TRACT
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: October 1, 2016

$113,598
Grantor: $113,598 | State/In-Kind: $0

 


* State Wildlife Grant, administered by FWC Division of Habitat and Species Conservation