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2009 Prescott Grant Proposals

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2009 Prescott Proposals Funded

State Applicant Project Title Award Number Federal Funding
AK North Slope Borough Response to stranded marine mammals in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas NA09NMF4390235
AK Seward Association for the Advancement of Marine Science Basic Operations and Medical Care of Rehabilitation Patients NA09NMF4390217
AK University of Alaska Anchorage Collaborative Approach to Stranding in Alaska NA09NMF4390236
CA City of Malibu Marine Mammal Stranding Response and Data Collection for the City of Malibu NA09NMF4390232
CA Marine Mammal Care Center at Fort MacArthur Veterinary Program Support at the Marine Mammal Care Center at Fort MacArthur NA09NMF4390224
CA Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Foundation Enhancing response and data collection from dead stranded cetaceans in southern California NA09NMF4390202
CA Northcoast Marine Mammal Center Enhanced Stranding Response on the Lost Coast: Support for Basic Operational Needs and Installation of Rehabilitation Pools NA09NMF4390205
CA Pacific Marine Mammal Center Diagnostic and Treatment Enhancements for Stranded Marine Mammals NA09NMF4390221
CA San Jose State University Research Foundation Large Whale Stranding Investigation NA09NMF4390204
CA Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Enhancement of Cetacean Bio-Monitoring in Central and Southern California NA09NMF4390210
CA The Marine Mammal Center Evaluation of the use of circulatory eosinophilia in California sea lions (Zalophus californianus) as an indicator of chronic health effects due to exposure to domoic acid, and thus releasability. NA09NMF4390199
CA The Regents of the University of California Continued Prescott Program Enhancement of Stranding Response at University of California Santa Cruz Long Marine Lab NA09NMF4390220
CT Sea Research Foundation, Inc.- Mystic Aquarium Support and Enhancement for the Marine Mammal Stranding Program at Mystic Aquarium NA09NMF4390229
DE DNREC - Division of Fish and Wildlife Support staffing and operational needs to perform comprehensive stranding response, data collection, and health assessment for stranded marine mammals occurring in Delaware NA09NMF4390193
FL Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Necropsy Training for Increasing Quality of Level A, B, and C Data Collection by the Southeast Cetacean Stranding Network NA09NMF4390230
FL Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute Enhancing capacity for marine mammal stranding response and public education along the central east coast of Florida. NA09NMF4390200
FL Mote Marine Laboratory Rapid detection and response to cetacean mortalities in west central Florida and post-release tracking of rehabilitated cetaceans NA09NMF4390222
GA GA Dept. of Natural Resources Enhance the GA Marine Mammal Stranding Network NA09NMF4390194
HI Hawaii Pacific University Improving the quality of stranding data collected in Hawaii and American Samoa NA09NMF4390209
IL Chicago Zoological Society 2009 Chicago Zoological Society Dolphin Research Program Assessing Post-Release Success of Rehabilitated Odontocete Cetaceans NA09NMF4390231
MA The Whale Center of New England Marine mammal strandings on Massachusetts' North Shore: enhancement of response, data quality, public education, and outreach NA09NMF4390218
MA Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 2009 Necropsy of NE Beached, Rehabilitated and Bycaught Stranded Marine Mammals NA09NMF4390227
MD Maryland Department of Natural Resources Enhanced Sample Collection and Analysis from Dead Stranded Marine Mammals in Maryland NA09NMF4390213
ME College of the Atlantic Maintenance and Enhancement of the Marine Mammal Stranding Response Program (MMSRP) for the Midcoast/Downeast region of Maine, 2009-2010 NA09NMF4390214
ME Maine Department of Marine Resources Enhancement of Marine Mammal Stranding Response and Public Outreach in Maine NA09NMF4390228
ME University of New England Assessing and Strengthening Husbandry and Quarantine Protocols, and Operational Support for the Marine Animal Rehabilitation Center at the University of New England NA09NMF4390233
NC Duke University Using marine mammal strandings and observer data to estimate life history parameters and assess demographic impacts of marine fisheries on odontocete populations in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean NA09NMF4390234
NC North Carolina State University Maintaining marine mammal stranding response capacity in central North Carolina and transitioning to a new stranding response program NA09NMF4390226
NC University of North Carolina at Wilmington Building Stranding Capacity in Northern North Carolina NA09NMF4390211
NJ Marine Mammal Stranding Center Operational Support to Enhance Resources for Response, Treatment, and Data Collection from Living and Dead Stranded Marine Mammals Recovered in the States of New Jersey and Pennsylvania NA09NMF4390237
NY Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation Operational Support to Enhance Resources for Response, Treatment, and Data Collection from Living and Dead Stranded Marine Mammals Recovered in New York State NA09NMF4390201
OR Oregon State University Enhancing the Capabilities of the Oregon Marine Mammal Stranding Network NA09NMF4390206
OR Portland State University Sustainable Response, Enhanced Data Collection, Analysis and Educational Outreach for the Northern Oregon/Southern Washington Marine Mammal Stranding Program (NOSWSP) NA09NMF4390208
PR Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources Training and improvement of the Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources' Marine Mammal Rescue Program NA09NMF4390203
SC Coastal Carolina University Establishing the South Carolina Marine Mammal Stranding Network: Support for Stranding Response, Necropsies, Data Management, and Outreach NA09NMF4390218
TX Texas Marine Mammal Stranding Network Support of Operations and Enhancement Needs for Response, Treatment, and Data Collection From Living and Dead Marine Mammals Stranding Along the Texas Coast NA09NMF4390192
VA Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center Foundation, Inc. Supporting Expert Response to Stranded Marine Mammals in Virginia in 2010 NA09NMF4390215
VA Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center Foundation, Inc. Collaborative Development of Stranded Cetacean Euthanasia Recommendations NA09NMF4390212
WA Cascadia Research Collective Stranding response in 2009-2011 for Southern Puget Sound, Central Washington Outer Coast, and all Washington (large cetaceans) NA09NMF4390196
WA Makah Tribe Investigations of Marine Mammal Strandings on the Makah Indian Reservation NA09NMF4390198
WA The Whale Museum Response and post-mortem evaluation of marine mammals stranded in San Juan County, Washington NA09NMF4390225
WA Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife WDFW 2009 Prescott Marine Mammal Stranding Response NA09NMF4390223
WA Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center Advancement of Pinniped Rehabilitation Program: treatment, facility upgrades, training, data & tissue collection and analysis, post-release monitoring. NA09NMF4390191


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