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
Vice Chair, Adaptive Management Working Group for horseshoe crab harvest in the Delaware Bay.
Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission
Butler, Merritt
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
Research Grade Evaluation Panel, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Powell 2004-09-01
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
2001-01-01
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
Provide modeling assistance to Alabama Deer Harvest Steering committee
ADCNR Wildlife and Freshwater fisheries
McGowan 2019-02-01
Prototyped a tool for adaptive harvest management of White-tailed Deer in Alabama
Alabama DCNR
Grand, McGowan, Silvano, Price, Keever 2012-09-01
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
Member of the Piping Plover Great Plains population recovery team.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
McGowan 2010-03-01
Consultation with Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission on Aquatic Weed Management and Snail Kites
Florida FWC
Kitchens
Consultation with Everglades Restoration Transition Plan.
National Park Service
Kitchens
Chair, Adaptive management sub-committee for horseshoe crab harvest in Delaware Bay.
Atlantic State Marine Fisheries Commission
McGowan 2014-01-01
Assistance to USFWS in preparation of "USFWS Multi-Species Transition Plan for Water Conservation Area 3A."
FWS
Kitchens
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
2005-01-01
Role - Description Provider         Start Date        End Date       
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
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
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
Courtesy Assistant Professor, Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida Carthy 1996-08-01 Present
Research Associate, Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research, Department of Zoology, University of Florida Carthy 1996-01-01 Present
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, Graduate Program Committee Kitchens 2003-07-01 2010-07-31
School of Forestry and Wildlife Vehicle Committee McGowan 2014-10-01 2016-05-31
Disease Ecology Search Committee McGowan 2014-03-01 2015-04-30
Ad Hoc Advisor, Committee Board/Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida Percival Present
Ad Hoc Aircraft Safety/Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida Percival Present
Executive Committee/Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida Percival Present
Research Committee Chair/ Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida Percival Present
Sea Horse Key Advisory Council/ Department of Biology, University of Florida Percival Present
Space and Safety Committee/ Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida Percival Present
Steering Committee, FWC/WEC Memo of Understanding, University of Florida Percival Present
Faculty Advisor, Natural Resources Diversity Initiative Percival 2010-01-01 2014-09-30
Co-chair, ????????, University of Florida Percival 2003-02-01 2003-04-30
Chair, Search Committee, Fisheries AUL Powell 2020-04-01 Present
Graduate Faculty Member, Interdisciplinary Ecology Powell 2017-09-01 Present
Member, Safety Committee, Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, UF Powell 2015-12-01 Present
Courtesy Professor, Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida Powell 2015-09-01 Present
Member, Estuarine Ecologist Search Committee, UF Nature Coast Biological Station Powell 2016-02-01 2017-04-30
Chair, Wildlife Graduate Applications Committee - Responsible for soliciting comments on graduate applications for the wildlife program at UAF. Provide recommendations to the department chair for acceptance into the graduate program. Powell 2012-01-01 2015-09-30
IAB Summer Research Fellowship Committee - Committee Member - evaluate applications for summer fellowships. Vote on applicants to receive awards. Powell 2012-01-01 2015-09-30
Wildlife Scholarship Committee (University of Alaska, Fairbanks) Powell 2010-09-01 2015-09-30
Member, Institute of Arctic Biology Space Committee Powell 2005-04-01 2015-09-30
Member, Search Committee, Assistant/Associate Professor of Wildlife Biology Powell 2010-08-01 2011-02-28
Member, Search Committee, Dean of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, University of Alaska, Fairbanks Powell 2010-05-01 2011-01-31
Member, Biology and Wildlife, University of Alaska - Fairbanks, Master's Comprehensive Exam Committee Powell 2005-09-01 2009-09-30
Member, Search Committee (Assistant/Associate Professor in Quantitative Ecology) Powell 2005-05-01 2006-03-31
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
USGS Research Grade Evaluation Panel Powell 2011-10-01 2011-12-31
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
Student Paper Award Committee; 5th Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group Meeting Powell 2013-09-01 2013-09-30
Student Mentor, The Wildlife Society Powell 2010-10-01 2010-10-31
Student Mentor, 17th Annual Meeting of The Wildlife Society Powell 2010-10-01 2010-10-31
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
Reviewer: Waterbirds Journal Powell 2020-02-01 2020-02-28
Reviewer: Estuaries and Coasts Journal Powell 2020-07-01 2020-07-31
Reviewer: Biological Conservation Powell 2020-09-01 2020-09-30
Panel Member, Climate Change and Cross-Seasonal Research Priorities for Migratory Birds, TWS Conference Powell 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, Western Snowy Plover Technical Team Powell 1998-01-01 2002-12-31
Member, Western Snowy Plover Recovery Team Powell 1997-01-01 2002-12-31
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, Crocodile Specialist Group Percival 1988-01-01 Present
Member, IUCN Marine Turtle Specialist Group Carthy 1997-02-01 Present
Member, Boreal Partners in Flight Powell 2001-01-01 Present
Member, Board of Directors, Alaska Bird Observatory Powell 2002-01-01 2010-02-28
Member, American Oystercatcher Working Group Powell 2016-01-01 Present
Member, Alaska Shorebird Group Powell 2008-12-01 Present
Manuscript Review: Polar Biology Powell 2019-02-28
Manuscript Review: Ecology and Evolution Powell 2019-04-30
Manuscript Review: The Condor Powell 2019-01-31
Manuscript Review: Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management Powell 2019-10-31
Manuscript Review: Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management Powell 2019-08-31
Manuscript Review: Endangered Species Research Powell 2019-10-31
Judge, Biology Graduate Student Association Interdisciplinary Research Symposium Powell 2011-05-01 2011-05-31
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
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, Student Awards and Travel, 4th International Sea Duck Conference Powell 2010-01-01 2010-12-31
Chair, Scientific Session, Alaska Bird Conference 2008 Powell 2007-08-01 2008-03-31
Chair, Scientific Program, Alaska Bird Conference Powell 2010-05-01 2010-11-30
Chair, Scientific Program, 16th Alaska Bird Conference Powell 2014-04-01 2015-12-31
Chair, Scientific Advisory Committee, Alaska Bird Observatory Powell 2002-01-01 2012-12-31
Chair, Organizing Committee, 16th Working Meeting Percival 2001-01-01 2013-01-31
Board Member, Executive Committee, Alaska Shorebird Working Group Powell 2003-02-01 2008-03-31
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
Research proposal reviews for: National Science Foundation, National Marine Fisheries Service- Protected Species Branch, and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Carthy
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
Powell, A. N. Plovers in peril: Snowy Plovers on California's Coast. Alaska Bird Observatory Seminar Series Powell 2002-03-01
Powell, A. N. Ecology of King Eiders on Alaska's North Slope. Oral paper presented at the MMS Information Transfer Seminar, Anchorage, AK. Powell 2002-12-01
Phillips. L. A., A. N. Powell, and E. Taylor. Migration ecology of King Eiders. Alaska Forum on the Environment, Anchorage, AK. Powell 2004-02-01
Phillips, L., A. Powell, E. Taylor. Use of the Beaufort Sea by King Eiders. 10th Annual MMS Information Transfer Meeting, Anchorage, AK. Paper presented on 15 March 2005. Powell 2005-03-01
Phillips, L., A. N. Powell, and E. Taylor. Migration ecology of King Eiders. Oral paper presented at the Coastal Marine Institute Annual Research Review. Powell 2004-02-01
Phillips, L., A. N. Powell, and E. Taylor. Importance of the Beaufort Sea to King Eiders. Oral paper presented at the Coastal Marine Institute Annual Research Review. Powell 2003-02-01
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
Murie Science and Learning Center Summer Speaker Series: Life of a Little Known Bird in Alaska: Smith's Longspur Powell 2014-08-03
McGuire, R., A. Powell, and R. Suydam. Breeding biology and habitat use of King Eiders on the coastal plain of northern Alaska. 10th Annual MMS Information Transfer Meeting, Anchorage, AK. Powell 2005-03-15
Manuscript Reviews for journals: Southeastern Naturalist, Journal of Herpetology, Conservation of Biology, Naturwissenschaften, Herpetological Review, Journal of Zoology, Journal of Coastal Research, Endangered Species Research, Chelonian Biology and Conservation, Phyllomedusa: Journal of Herpetology, and Marine Turtle Newsletter Carthy
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
Featured article about a publication that came out in The Condor (Weiser and Powell 2010). Powell 2010-09-23
Expert consultant for: The Ocean Conservancy, The Nature Conservancy, US Fish and Wildlife Services. US Army Corp of Engineers, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, and Florida Department of Transportation. Carthy
Elementary School Science Fair Judge Powell 2003-03-01
Barnette Magnet School Science Fair Powell 2010-02-24
Backensto, S., A. Powell, C. Gerlach, and G. Kofinas. Foraging ecology of Common Ravens (Corvus corax) on Alaska's Coastal Plain and its relationship to oil and gas development. 10th Annual MMS Information Transfer Meeting, Anchorage, AK. Paper presented on 15 March 2005. Powell 2005-03-01
Article regarding the population decline of the Endangered Snail Kite Kitchens 2004-12-13
Alaska's Eiders. Presentation at Alaska Bird Observatory. Presented by Heather Wilson, Laura Phillips, Rebecca McGuire, and Mike Knoche. Powell 2004-03-01
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