Wildlife Research

MANATEE BEHAVIORAL RESPONSE TO APPROACHING AND PASSING WATERCRAFT IN THE COASTAL WATERS OF FLORIDA
Wildlife Foundation of Florida
Disney Wildlife Conservation Fund
Start date: July 1, 2007

$19,400
Grantor: $19,400 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

*SURVEY OF WINTER-BREEDING AMPHIBIAN SPECIES IN THE PENINSULA
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: January 1, 2010

$68,497
Grantor: $40,119 | State/In-Kind: $28,378

 

TELEMETRY-CAPE CANAVERAL ENERGY CENTER CONVERSION PROJECT
Florida Power and Light
Start date: March 3, 2010

$250,000
Grantor: $250,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

BLACK BEAR HABITAT USE STUDY- CAMP BLANDING
Florida Department of Military Affairs
Start date: September 29, 2010

$112,100
Grantor: $112,100 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

DEPREDATION/PREDATION RATES BY FLORIDA PANTHERS ON LIVESTOCK AND WILD PREY
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 31, 2011

$95,158
Grantor: $95,158 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

BALD EAGLE POPULATION MONITORING
Wildlife Foundation of Florida
Start date: May 23, 2012

$162,993
Grantor: $162,993 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

DOCUMENTATION AND EVALUATION OF SEA TURTLE MORTALITY AND MORBIDITY IN FLORIDA
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: July 1, 2012

$71,054
Grantor: $71,054 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

LEVEL 1 AND 2 NECROPSY TRAINING FOR INCREASED QUALITY OF LEVELS A, B, C DATA COLLECTION BY SOUTHEAST CETACEAN STRANDING NETWORK
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: August 1, 2012

$144,798
Grantor: $99,999 | State/In-Kind: $44,799

 

FLORIDA MARINE TURTLE RESEARCH AND CONSERVATION
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: June 1, 2013

$1,115,028
Grantor: $822,715 | State/In-Kind: $292,313

 

*GENETIC ASSESSMENT OF GOPHER FROG POPULATIONS IN FLORIDA
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2013

$76,277
Grantor: $49,580 | State/In-Kind: $26,697

 

*GENETICS AND CONSERVATION SIGNIFICANCE OF OSPREY IN SOUTHERN FLORIDA
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2013

$29,231
Grantor: $19,000 | State/In-Kind: $10,231

 

PANTHER RESEARCH
Raymond James Trust
Start date: August 15, 2013

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

 

RIGHT WHALE AERIAL SURVEYS, RIGHT WHALE COORDINATOR/ACTIVITIES, GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM/AUTOMATIC IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM SUPPORT: RIGHT WHALE RECOVERY PLAN IMPLEMENTATION ACTIVITIES
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: October 1, 2013

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

 

FLORIDA GRASSHOPPER SPARROW RECOVERY: IDENTIFICATION OF NEST PREDATORS OF DRY PRAIRIE BIRDS USING VIDEO SURVEILLANCE TECHNIQUES: EXTENSION
Wildlife Foundation of Florida
Start date: December 11, 2013

$71,617
Grantor: $71,617 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

A QUANTITATIVE FRAMEWORK TO EVALUATE VESSEL COLLISION RISK FOR MARINE MAMMALS IN FLORIDA
University of Florida
Start date: February 1, 2014

$279,317
Grantor: $179,601 | State/In-Kind: $99,716

 

*ADDRESSING DATA GAPS FOR THE EVERGLADES MINK AND THE SHERMAN’S SHORT TAILED SHREW
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2014

$97,371
Grantor: $63,291 | State/In-Kind: $34,080

 

*WORTHINGTON’S MARSH WREN ABUNDANCE AND HABITAT ASSOCIATIONS IN NORTHEAST FLORIDA
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2014

$57,108
Grantor: $37,120 | State/In-Kind: $19,988

 

AMERICAN OYSTERCATCHER HABITAT RESTORATION (FLORIDA)
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Shell Program
Start date: July 1, 2014

$282,164
Grantor: $141,079 | State/In-Kind: $141,085

 

LONG-TERM MONITORING OF BEACH MOUSE POPULATIONS AND HABITAT IN NORTHWEST FLORIDA
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: July 1, 2014

$34,000
Grantor: $34,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

FLORIDA MARINE MAMMAL STRANDING NETWORK COORDINATION AND RESPONSE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: October 1, 2014

$105,611
Grantor: $80,593 | State/In-Kind: $25,018

 

MANATEE PHOTO IDENTIFICATION PROGRAM, DOCUMENTATION OF MANATEES AT TECO
Tampa Electric Company
Start date: February 25, 2015

$5,000
Grantor: $5,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

MEASUREMENTS OF LOGGERHEAD SEA TURTLE HATCHING ORIENTATION
Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research
Start date: July 24, 2015

$35,204
Grantor: $35,204 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

ECOLOGY AND MIGRATION OF SEA TURTLES – BERMUDA
Sea Turtle Conservancy
Start date: July 27, 2015

$6,050
Grantor: $6,050 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

BALD EAGLE POPULATION MONITORING
Wildlife Foundation of Florida
Start date: August 30, 2015

$6,981
Grantor: $6,981 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

DOCUMENTATION AND EVALUATION OF SEA TURTLE MORTALITY AND MORBIDITY IN FLORIDA
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: September 1, 2015

$67,598
Grantor: $50,000 | State/In-Kind: $17,598

 

IMPLEMENT NORTH ATLANTIC RIGHT WHALE RECOVERY IN THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: September 1, 2015

$186,604
Grantor: $163,679 | State/In-Kind: $22,925

 

LEVEL 1 & 2 NECROPSY TRAINING-INCREASED QUALITY OF DATA COLLECTION, SOUTHEAST CETACEAN STRANDING NETWORK
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: October 1, 2015

$44,560
Grantor: $33,080 | State/In-Kind: $11,480

 

ENHANCED SEA TURTLE CONSERVATION PROGRAM, FLORIDA NESTING BEACH SURVEYS PROGRAM, E-7-25
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: October 1, 2015

$25,488
Grantor: $19,116 | State/In-Kind: $6,372

 

ENHANCEMENT OF THE INDEX NESTING BEACH TURTLE SURVEY PROGRAM IN THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE
Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research
Start date: January 1, 2016

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

 

DEMOGRAPHIC ASSESSMENT AND PREDATION MANAGEMENT OF FLORIDA GRASSHOPPER SPARROWS ON A PRIVATE RANCH
Wildlife Foundation of Florida
Start date: February 18, 2016

$51,947
Grantor: $51,947 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

INCREASED CAPACITY FOR MARINE MAMMAL RESPONSE AND ANALYSIS
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Start date: March 1, 2016

$1,267,729.45
Grantor: $1,267,729.45 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

MANATEE PHOTO IDENTIFICATION PROGRAM, DOCUMENTATION OF MANATEES AT TECO
Tampa Electric Company
Start date: April 1, 2016

$5,000
Grantor: $5,000 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

BEAR DEMOGRAPHICS IN APALACHICOLA BEAR MANAGEMENT UNIT PHASE 1
Wildlife Foundation of Florida
Start date: April 18, 2016

$45,313
Grantor: $45,313 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

AVIAN AND TERRESTRIAL WILDLIFE DISEASE SURVEILLANCE AND RESPONSE PROGRAM: CHRONIC WASTING DISEASE & AVIAN INFLUENZA VETERINARIAN
Wildlife Foundation of Florida
Start date: July 1, 2016

$64,500
Grantor: $64,500 | State/In-Kind: $0

 

COMBINING STABLE ISOTOPE AND HATCHLING PRODUCTIVITY DATA TO PROVIDE A COMPREHENSIVE ASSESSMENT OF FORAGING AREAS USED BY LOGGERHEADS NESTING IN FLORIDA
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: July 1, 2016

$125,664
Grantor: $92,816 | State/In-Kind: $32,848

 

CONTINUATION OF A LONG-TERM STUDY OF SEA TURTLES IN FLORIDA BAY
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: July 1, 2016

$143,528
Grantor: $103,646 | State/In-Kind: $39,882

 

ECOLOGY OF SURFACE-PELAGIC JUVENILE SEA TURTLES OF THE GULF OF MEXICO
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: July 1, 2016

$192,968
Grantor: $142,099 | State/In-Kind: $50,869

 

SUPPORT FOR FLORIDA’S SEA TURTLE STRANDING AND SALVAGE NETWORK
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: July 1, 2016

$52,582
Grantor: $39,288 | State/In-Kind: $13,294

 

IMPLEMENT NORTH ATLANTIC RIGHT WHALE RECOVERY IN THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES
U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Start date: September 1, 2016

$490,730
Grantor: $440,399 | State/In-Kind: $50,331

 

ENHANCED SEA TURTLE CONSERVATION PROGRAM, FLORIDA NESTING BEACH SURVEYS PROGRAM, E-7
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Start date: October 1, 2016

$25,488
Grantor: $19,116 | State/In-Kind: $6,372

 


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