FPAN and FCO join forces: Site Monitoring in Aquatic Preserves By: Jeff Moates
Florida Public Archaeology Network...
- FPAN: promote and facilitate the stewardship public appreciation and value of Florida.
- Assiociated with many universities such as: USF, FAU, UWF, and FCO. (Where they receive their budget).
- There are 8 regions in total divided throughout the state of Florida.
- Education— understanding, understanding— appreciation, appreciation— preservation.
- The result from the previous information brings an estimated total of 6 billion dollars to Florida which then creates about 100,000 jobs.
- 41 aquatic locations (in total).
- We manage 2 out of the 41 (big bend seagrauses, St. Martins Marsh), totaling to about 4 million acres.
- The Monitoring program consists of mapping, background research, fieldwork, etc.