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2005 Prescott Grant Proposals

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Federal Register 2005 Notice of Solicitation [pdf] [141 KB]
2005 Full Funding Opportunity [pdf] [149 KB]

2005 Prescott Funded Proposals

Federal Funding Total: $3,604,596

State Applicant Project Title Award Number Federal Funding
AK Seward Association for the Advancement of Marine Science Alaska Region Stranding Network coordination and development project NA05NMF4391264 $86,607
AK University of Alaska - Fairbanks Salvaging beach-dead marine mammals - collaborative effort between UAM, volunteer salvage crews, and NOAA NA05NMF4391262 $93,455
CA Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institution (CA) Post-release monitoring of rehabilitated marine mammals in southern California through the use of VHF and UHF (satellite-linked) radio telemetry NA05NMF4391226 $98,699
CA Marine Mammal Care Center at Fort MacArthur Support and upgrade of the Veterinary Medical Program at the Marine Mammal Care Center at Fort MacArthur NA05NMF4391172 $100,000
CA Pacific Marine Mammal Center Enhancing diagnostic applications for stranded marine mammals and improving operational capabilities NA05NMF4391167 $65,366
CA San Jose State University Foundation Body burden assessments of total mercury in stranded Pacific harbor seals, Phoca vitulina richardii, in central California NA05NMF4391191 $98,814
CA Sea World San Diego Equipment and personnel for improving response and care for live stranded marine mammals in southern California NA05NMF4391194 $76,108
CA The Marine Mammal Center Development of a biomonitoring program to detect novel diseases and changes in prevalence of known diseases in pinnipeds stranded along the central California coast - year 3 NA05NMF4391211 $100,000
CA Regents of the University of California, Santa Cruz Enhancement of stranding response at University of California Santa Cruz Long Marine Lab NA05NMF4391200 $37,581
CA Regents of the University of California, Santa Cruz Marine Mammal Pathology Service for the central California coast, Part 3 NA05NMF4391183 $99,980
CT Mystic Aquarium Support and enhancement for the Marine Mammal Stranding Program at Mystic Aquarium NA05NMF4391190 $100,000
DC Smithsonian Institution Enhancement of Level A, B and C Cetacean Data: Improving data quality and access to the Smithsonian Institution's Cetacean Distributional Database NA05NMF4391177 $88,685
DE Delaware Department of Natural Resources Support staffing and operational needs to facilitate improved stranding response for marine mammals occurring along the Delaware coast and its waterways NA05NMF4391153 $100,000
FL Dynamac Corporation Marine Mammal Stranding Program on Florida's space coast NA05NMF4391180 $36,961
FL Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission - Jacksonville Equipping the Northeast Florida Stranding Network for response to cetacean strandings NA05NMF4391186 $65,116
FL Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution Research project on cardiomyopathy of dwarf and pygmy sperm whales NA05NMF4391182 $99,955
FL Hubbs-Sea World Research Institute An evaluation of demographic and health related factors of the Indian River Lagoon dolphin population following an Unusual Mortality Event NA05NMF4391170 $76,162
FL Marine Animal Rescue Society Improve MARS' impact on live stranding events in South Florida, while nurturing existing outreach channels with a better presence NA05NMF4391195 $99,996
FL Mote Marine Laboratory Support for operation with the increased capacity of the Dolphin and Whale Hospital NA05NMF4391224 $100,000
FL Mote Marine Laboratory Enhancement of the marine mammal stranding program and post-release monitoring of rehabilitated cetaceans for central west Florida NA05NMF4391227 $100,000
HI Robert C. Braun, D.V.M. Hawaiian monk seal health trend surveillance and captive care response NA05NMF4391246 $100,000
LA Audubon Nature Institute, Inc. Enhancement and maintenance of data collection from stranded marine mammals by the Louisiana Marine Mammal Rescue Program: Phase 2 NA05NMF4391202 $99,900
MA Cape Cod Stranding Network Pursuing excellence in marine mammal stranding response: support for basic operational needs and innovative solutions to stranding challenges NA05NMF4391157 $100,000
MA New England Aquarium Strengthening marine mammal stranding response and rehabilitation at the New England Aquarium NA05NMF4391154 $99,596
MA The Whale Center of New England Marine mammal stranding response on Massachusetts' north shore: Continuation and expansion of data collection and assistance to stranded animals NA05NMF4391161 $73,377
MA Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Development of necropsy, anatomy, and pathology training materials from stranded marine mammals NA05NMF4391165 $99,969
MD Maryland Department of Natural Resources Enhancing the quality and quantity of data collection from dead stranded marine mammals in Maryland NA05NMF4391169 $88,387
ME College of the Atlantic Maintenance and enhancement of the Marine Mammal Stranding Response Program (MMSRP) for the midcoast/downeast region of Maine, 2005-2006 NA05NMF4391152 $77,388
ME University of New England The enhancement of pinniped rehabilitation at Marine Animal Rehabilitation Center NA05NMF4391203 $85,615
ME University of Southern Maine Establishing a national resource of marine mammal cell lines for toxicological, infectious disease, and other biomedical research NA05NMF4391270 $100,000
MS Institute for Marine Mammal Studies Evaluation of trends and possible causes of Atlantic bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) strandings in the Mississippi Sound and adjacent waters (continuation study) NA05NMF4391251 $100,000
NC University of North Carolina - Wilmington Enhanced tissue collection and health monitoring of stranded marine mammals in North Carolina and Virginia NA05NMF4391181 $98,587
NJ Marine Mammal Stranding Center To enhance and support basic needs for volunteer training and response, treatment and data collection of live and dead stranded marine mammals in New Jersey NA05NMF4391196 $100,000
NY The Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research Facility upgrade to enhance operational support and response to live marine mammal strandings while collecting valuable supplemental data NA05NMF4391156 $100,000
OR Oregon State University Enhancing the capabilities of the Oregon Marine Mammal Stranding Network NA05NMF4391212 $99,201
OR Portland State University Implementation of an archival system for cetacean tissue and anatomical specimens collected during 10 years of stranding network activity NA05NMF4391162 $76,462
TX Texas Marine Mammal Stranding Network Response, treatment and data collection from living and dead stranded marine mammals NA05NMF4391193 $99,905
VA Virginia Aquarium Foundation Enhancing response to live marine mammal strandings in Virginia NA05NMF4391166 $100,000
WA Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Investigations of marine mammal health parameters and causes of mortality in Washington state NA05NMF4391219 $94,655
WA Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center Advancement of marine mammal rehabilitation program, operations, facilities, training and research NA05NMF4391285 $88,068

Updated: May 14, 2012

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