Protect Florida Springs Plate

Protect Florida Springs Tag Grants FY 2016-17

Project Name: Rainbow Springs SPRINGSWATCH
Grant Amount: $10,215.00
Project Name: Volusia Blue Spring Restoration Action Plan and Executive Summary
Grant Amount: $16,500.00
Project Name: Wakulla Springs Water Quality Restoration
Grant Amount: $15,000.00
Notes: Committee recommended a higher award. Request was $10,000
Project Name: Hernando County Fertilizer Ordinance Survey and Results Outreach
Grant Amount: $14,511.00
Project Name: Springs Protection Outreach Campaign
Grant Amount: $9,000.00
Notes: $20,320
Project Name: Characterizing and Monitoring Environmental Parameters as Springs in the Lower Oklawaha River
Grant Amount: $20,000.00
Notes: Committee recommended a higher award. Request was $14,058
Project Name: The Water Festival: Celebrating Water Through Art
Grant Amount: $17,000.00
Notes: Funded on the condition the PFS tag is the headline sponsor
Project Name: Wakulla Spring Dark Waters: Causes and Sources Phase II
Grant Amount: $32,900.00
Total PFS Grants: $135,126.00


Protect Florida Springs Grants FY 2015-16

Project Name: Following the Water to Wakulla Spring Video
Applicant Agency: Wakulla Springs Alliance
Contact Person: James Stevenson
Contact E-Mail: florida_springs@comcast.net
Grant Award: $6,900
Cash Match: $0.00
Total Project Cost: $6,900
Project Name: Lake and Sinkhole Seepage Nitrogen Loading to Wakulla Springs
Applicant Agency: Wakulla Springs Alliance
Contact Person: Robert Deyle
Contact E-Mail: rdeyle@fsu.edu
Grant Award: $4,500
Cash Match: $0
Total Project Cost: $4,500
Project Name: Monitoring Environmental Parameters and Use by a Keystone Species in Central Florida’s Salt and Silver Glen Springs
Applicant Agency: Sea to Shore Alliance
Contact Person: Monica Ross
Contact E-Mail: mross@sea2shore.org
Grant Award: $12,924
Cash Match: $31,400
Total Project Cost: $44,324
Project Name: Ichetucknee Springs Baseline Assessment - A Citizen-Science Project
Applicant Agency: Howard T. Odum Florida Springs Institute
Contact Person: Robert Knight, Ph.D.
Contact E-Mail: bknight@floridaspringsinstitute.org
Grant Award: $15,000
Cash Match: $0
Total Project Cost: $15,000
Project Name: Wakulla Spring Dark Water: Causes and Sources
Applicant Agency: Wakulla Springs Alliance
Contact Person: Robert Deyle
Contact E-Mail: rdeyle@fsu.edu
Grant Award: $6,200
Cash Match: $6,226
Total Project Cost: $12,426
Project Name: Agriculture and Springs Protection High School Curriculm, Field Trip, and Educator Short Course
Applicant Agency: Alachua County Environmental Protection Department
Contact Person: Stacie Greco
Contact E-Mail: sgreco@alachuacounty.us
Grant Award: $5,000
Cash Match: $0
Total Project Cost: $5,000
Project Name: Wekiwa Springs and River Restoration Plan
Applicant Agency: Howard T. Odum Florida Springs Institute
Contact Person: Robert Knight, Ph.D.
Contact E-Mail: bknight@floridaspringsinstitute.org
Grant Award: $16,000
Cash Match: $0
Total Project Cost: $16,000
Project Name: Rainbow Springs Baseline Assessment - A Citizen-Science Project
Applicant Agency: Howard T. Odum Florida Springs Institute
Contact Person: Robert Knight, Ph.D.
Contact E-Mail: bknight@floridaspringsinstitute.org
Grant Award: $15,000
Cash Match: $0
Total Project Cost: $15,000
Project Name: Wakulla Spring Baseline Assessment - A Citizen-Science Project
Applicant Agency: Howard T. Odum Florida Springs Institute
Contact Person: Robert Knight, Ph.D.
Contact E-Mail: bknight@floridaspringsinstitute.org
Grant Award: $15,000
Cash Match: $0
Total Project Cost: $15,000
Project Name: Trophic Dynamics in Blue Spring, Volusia County, Florida
Applicant Agency: Stetson Univ.
Contact Person: Melissa Gibbs
Contact E-Mail: mgibbs@stetson.edu
Grant Award: $4,290
Cash Match: $0
Total Project Cost: $4,290
Project Name: Blue Spring Adventurers Program
Applicant Agency: Save the Manatee Club
Contact Person: Katie Tripp
Contact E-Mail: ktripp@savethemanatee.org
Grant Award: $10,000
Cash Match: $0
Total Project Cost: $10,000
Project Name: Monitoring Recolonization at Ulele Spring Post-Restoration
Applicant Agency: Sea to Shore Alliance
Contact Person: Monica Ross
Contact E-Mail: mross@sea2shore.org
Grant Award: $13,528
Cash Match: $15,986
Total Project Cost: $29,514
Project Name: Septic to Sewer Conversion Study
Applicant Agency: Hernando County Utilities Dept.
Contact Person: Brad Smith
Contact E-Mail: bsmith@co.hernando.fl.us
Grant Award: $45,000
Cash Match: $200,000
Total Project Cost: $245,000
Grant Award: $169,342
Cash Match: $253,612
Total Project Cost: $367,230