Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Florida
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Florida Technical Assistance Activities

M.S. student Alexis Cardas waits for a Florida Scrub-Jay to enter a trap so she can band it.

Description and Agency Provider(s) Date
UAS use in natural resources to University of GA, FWC, and Everglades NP
University of GA
Percival 2014-01-01
UAS use in agriculture to Balm and Quincy Research & Education Centers
University of Florida
Percival 2014-01-01
UAS policy formation by University of Florida, General Counsel, VP for Natural Resource & Agriculture, Division of Sponsored Reasearch
University of Florida
Percival 2014-01-01
Served on expert panel tasked with prioritizing conservation and recovery efforts for sea turtles in the Gulf of Mexico post-DWH.
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Carthy 2014-10-01
Research proposal reviews for Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Carthy 2020-07-22
Research proposal reviews for Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Florida Fish and Wildlife conservation Commission
Carthy 2015-03-31
Research Grade Evaluation Panel Member
US Geological Survey
Powell 2018-03-20
Request for sea turtle dimension specifications from Florida Fish and Wildlife Concervation Commission for use in Nest Relocation Guide for sea turtle workers and volunteers, and from multiple scientists and graduate sutdents for application to their own research.
Florida Fish and WIldlife Conservation Commission
Request for information on Loggerhead turtles in the Gulf of Mexico , to inform their efforts to relocate animals from shipping cannals.
Steamship Association of Louisiana
Met with state leadership to discuss research needs and capabilities. Presented a webinar introducing the Cooperative Research Unit and the Florida Coop Unit to headquarters and field office leadership and biologists.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Powell, Carthy 2018-10-29
Assessing possible impact of a proposed bridge on the St. Joseph Peninsula on the sea grass beds and important juvenile sea turtle habitat.
Apalachicola State Aquatic Preserve
Role - Description Provider         Start Date        End Date       
Undergraduate Honors Thesis Committee member, MAE, UF - Isaly, A. 2019. Adaptation of fixed wing guidance for an eVTOL aircraft.<br>Shbaklo, S. 2020. Modeling and simulation of a piezo-actuated composite structure under aerodynamic loading. Carthy 2018-08-01 2020-04-30
Reitz Union Board of Managers, Student Union,University of Florida - Member of faculty and student Board which sets policy for use, programming, and facilities management of the University of Florida Student Union Building. Carthy 2015-09-01 Present
Member, Safety Committee, Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, UF Powell 2015-12-01 Present
Member, Estuarine Ecologist Search Committee, UF Nature Coast Biological Station Powell 2016-02-01 2017-04-30
Graduate Program Committee, Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation - Oversight of the WEC Graduate Program, planning of curriculum and structure, judgement on fellowships and special admissions. Carthy 2015-01-01 Present
Graduate Faculty Member, Interdisciplinary Ecology Powell 2017-09-01 Present
Faculty Advisor, Natural Resources Diversity Initiative Percival 2010-01-01 2014-09-30
FWC/WEC Research Committee/ University of Florida - Enhancing the relationship between the Department and the state wildlife management authority through inegrating research needs and interests and sharing human resources Carthy 2009-08-01 Present
Courtesy Assistant Professor, College of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Florida Carthy 2000-01-01 Present
Co-chair, ????????, University of Florida Percival 2003-02-01 2003-04-30
Climate Change Ecology Search Committee, Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida - serve on the Search Committee for a new departmental position in Climate Change Ecology Carthy 2009-09-01 2010-09-30
Chair, Search Committee, Fisheries AUL Powell 2020-04-01 Present
Chair, Graduate Program Committee Kitchens 2003-07-01 2010-07-31
Role and Organization Individual         Start Date        End Date       
University of Maine, School of Biology and Ecology: Provided review for promotion to Full Professor for a faculty member Powell 2019-10-01 2019-10-31
The Gopher Tortoise Council Carthy 2005-01-01 Present
Student Travel Award Committee, 6th Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group Meeting Powell 2017-04-01 2017-06-30
Student Presentation Award Committee, 2019 Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group Conference Powell 2019-10-01 2019-10-31
State of Florida Sea Turtle License Plate Grants Committee Carthy 2005-01-01 2006-12-31
Scientific Program Committee, 6th International Sea Duck Conference Powell 2016-04-01 2017-02-28
Science Team Member: Gulf of Mexico Marine Assessment Program for Protected Species Powell 2016-03-01 Present
Panel Member, Climate Change and Cross-Seasonal Research Priorities for Migratory Birds, TWS Conference Powell 2016-10-31 2016-10-31
Oregon State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife: provided a review for promotion to Full Professor for a faculty member/Cooperative Research Unit Assistant Leader Powell 2019-10-01 2019-10-31
Open Oceans Bird Coordination Team, Deepwater Horizon NRDAR Powell 2017-01-01 Present
Mentor, Ecological society of America SEEDS Scholar Carthy 2013-04-01 2014-12-31
Member, Technical Advisory Panel, Ruaha National Park, Tanzania Carthy 2017-09-01 Present
Member, Southeastern Red Knot Working Group Powell 2018-12-01 Present
Member, Research Grade Evaluation Panel, U.S. Geological Survey Carthy 2001-02-01 2001-03-31
Member, Public Panel Carthy 2001-11-01 2001-11-30
Member, IUCN Marine Turtle Specialist Group Carthy 1997-02-01 Present
Member, American Oystercatcher Working Group Powell 2016-01-01 Present
Manuscript Review: Polar Biology Powell 2019-02-28 2019-02-28
Manuscript Review: Ecology and Evolution Powell 2019-04-30 2019-04-30
Manuscript Review: Waterbirds Journal Powell 2020-02-01 2020-02-28
Manuscript Review: The Condor Powell 2019-01-31 2019-01-31
Manuscript Review: Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management Powell 2019-10-31 2019-10-31
Manuscript Review: Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management Powell 2019-08-31 2019-08-31
Manuscript Review: Estuaries and Coasts Journal Powell 2020-07-01 2020-07-31
Manuscript Review: Endangered Species Research Powell 2019-10-31 2019-10-31
Manuscript Review: Biological Conservation Powell 2020-09-01 2020-09-30
IUCN Crocodile Specialist Group Carthy 2020-09-01 Present
Florida Wildlife Federation Board of Directors Carthy 2013-01-01 2014-12-31
Florida Ornithological Society Cruickshank Research Award committee Powell 2017-03-01 2017-04-30
FSP Manuscript Review: for a Unit Scientist at another Unit Powell 2018-09-30 2018-09-30
FSP Manuscript Review: Reviewed manuscript for CRU scientist at another Unit Powell 2019-05-01 2019-05-31
Co-chair, Caiman Yacare Workshop Percival 2001-01-01 2010-12-31
Co-Chair; CRU Diversity, Equity, and Inclusivity Committee Powell 2020-03-01 Present
Chair, Organizing Committee, 16th Working Meeting Percival 2001-01-01 2013-01-31
Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge Working Group Carthy 2005-01-01 Present
Outreach Activity Provider(s)        Date       
University of Florida TV news release on chinese alligators. Percival 2001-07-01
Sea Turtle Powerpoint Presentation Carthy 2001-05-01
Radio interview (WRUF- Alligator/Human Interactions in FL Percival 2007-07-18
Radio interview (WRUF) about the 16th Annual Crocodile Specialist Group Meeting held in Gainesville, FL, October 7-10, 2002. Percival 2002-10-01
Presentation Research: Boating Channel Audience. Carthy 2002-08-01
Powerpoint Presentation on Alligators in Florida. Percival 2001-05-01
News Release (Center for Natural Resources) about the 16th Annual Crocodile Specialist Group Meeting, October 7-10, 2002, Gainesville, FL. Percival 2002-10-01
National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center Project Accomplishments: Highlights. Percival 2011-12-01
Interviewed by local paper regarding Sea Turtle Research. Carthy 2001-06-01
Interview with WRUFradio, Gainesville, FL Percival 2002-01-01
Interview with WRUFradio, Gainesville, FL Percival 2001-07-01
Habitats of Turtles in St. Joe Bay Studied, appeared in The Star, Port. St. Joe, FL. Carthy 2001-07-19
Article regarding the population decline of the Endangered Snail Kite Kitchens 2004-12-13
6 interviews with various newsprint reporters. Percival 2002-01-01
6 Interviews with news print reporters about alligators in FL Percival 2007-09-25
12 interviews with various newsprint reporters. Percival 2001-07-01
(How to Keep) Living with Sea Turtles. Presentation to Santa Fe Audubon Society. Carthy 2016-04-12