Past and present FWC funded projects

Funding from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) for artificial reef development is administered as grants-in-aid to eligible local government and nonprofit organizations in accordance with Rule Chapter 68E-9, F.A.C.  These grant funds are managed by each respective grantee, where the grantee is responsible for advertising marine construction services in accordance with the grant requirements and their local procurement rules.  Vendors interested in artificial reef development projects in Florida should monitor the respective grantee purchasing websites and public notices for active purchasing advertisements.

 

County Name  Materials Deployment Date(s) Funding Amount 
Escambia 15-16.080: Artificial Reef Construction of Patch Reefs in Casino Reef Site Phase 1A: "Small Tetrahedron Reef" Modules “Small Tetrahedron Reef" Modules TBD $100,000
Escambia 15-16.081: Artificial Reef Construction of Patch Reefs in Casino Reef Site Phase 1B: "Large Tetrahedron Reef Modules

"Large Tetrahedron Reef” Modules

TBD

$100,000
Escambia 15-16.082: Casino Reef Phase 1C Ledge & Disc Reef Modules “Ledge & Disc Reef” Modules TBD $100,000
Escambia 15-16.083: Casino Reef Phase 1D Large Dome Reef Modules “Large Dome Reef” Modules TBD $100,000
Walton RFP 016-035: Walton County NRDA Nearshore/Off-Shore Reef Construction - Module A "Large Tetrahedron Reef” Modules TBD $168,000
Walton RFP 016-036: Walton County NRDA Nearshore/Off-Shore Reef Construction - Module B “Small Tetrahedron Reef" Modules TBD $340,543.94
Walton RFP 016-013: Walton County NRDA Nearshore/Off-Shore Reef Construction - Module C “Ledge & Disc Reef” Modules TBD $340,543.94
Walton RFP 016-012: Walton County NRDA Inshore Snorkel Reef Construction “Concrete Disk Reef” Modules on a piling TBD $800,000
City of Mexico Beach RFP 2016-03: City of Mexico Beach Offshore Fish/Dive Reef Construction “Ledge & Disc Reef” Modules TBD $60,000
City of Mexico Beach RFP 2016-05: City of Mexico Beach Inshore Fish/Dive/Snorkel Reef Construction “Concrete Disk Reef” Modules on a piling TBD $569,000
City of Mexico Beach RFP 2016-02: City of Mexico Beach Offshore Fish/Dive Reef Construction "Large Tetrahedron Reef” Modules 9/17/2016 and 10/14/2016 $243,000
City of Mexico Beach RFP 2016-04: City of Mexico Beach Nearshore/Offshore Fish/Dive Reef Construction “Small Tetrahedron Reef" Modules 9/15/2016 & 10/14/2016 $379,185.28
City of Mexico Beach RFP 2016-06: City of Mexico Beach Nearshore/Offshore Fish/Dive Reef Construction “Small Tetrahedron Reef" Modules 9/15/2016 & 10/14/2016 $120,000
Bay County RFP 16-12: Bay County Artificial Construction Project "Large Tetrahedron Reef” Modules 5/14/2016 $60,000
City of Mexico Beach RFP 2016-01: City of Mexico Beach 2015-2016 Artificial Reef Project Multiple Prefabricated Module Designs 5/9/2016 - 5/10/2016 $60,000


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