FWC Funded Projects

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) Florida Boating Improvement Program (FBIP) provides funding through a competitive grant process for boating access projects and other boating-related activities within the State of Florida. The Monroe County Office of Marine Resources was chosen as a grant recipient of this funding for local projects that met the eligibility criteria. Each funded project below represents an improvement in recreational boating access and safety as well as other benefits to the local boating community. In addition, the financial assistance provided by these grants allows Monroe County to augment Boating Improvement Funds for other important waterway management needs.

Fiscal Year 2016-2017:

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Derelict Vessel Removal


Marker Replacements

Fiscal Year 2015-2016:

Derelict Vessel Removal

Derelict Vessel Removal

Fiscal Year 2014-2015:

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Regulatory Buoy Replacement at Whale Harbor Sandbar

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Derelict Vessel and Floating Structure Removal

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