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Restoring Wetlands on Abandoned Agricultural Lands in Everglades National Park, a Strategic Plan for Guiding the Research, Monitoring, and Management of the "Hole-in-the-Donut" Restoration

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Date Issued:
1997
Summary:
This research solicitation relates to the continuation of a restoration program being implemented in Everglades National Park, by the South Florida Natural Resources Center (SFNRC). The program involves the restoration of wetlands from abandoned agricultural lands, also known as the Hole-in-the-Donut (HID). A comprehensive research and monitoring program is being implemented in conjunction with the restoration activities. The objective of the program is to aid the restoration and long-term management of the restored site. The solicitation is for proposals that compliment the ongoing restoration program and lead to knowledge that enhances the capability of Everglades National Park to restore and manage the HID area. Detailed information regarding the project background, program objectives, information presently available, critical research topics and questions, program scope, and purpose, may be found in the document titled "Restoring Wetlands on Abandoned Agricultural Lands in Everglades National Park; A Strategic Plan for Guiding the Research, Monitoring, and Management of the "Hole-in-the-Donut (HID)" Restoration Program" (Strategic Plan). All scientists submitting a proposal for this restoration program should carefully read the Strategic Plan to understand the intent of the restoration program and the requisite focus of the research.
Title: Restoring Wetlands on Abandoned Agricultural Lands in Everglades National Park, a Strategic Plan for Guiding the Research, Monitoring, and Management of the "Hole-in-the-Donut" Restoration.
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Name(s): Doren, Robert F., creator
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Technical Report
Date Issued: 1997
Publisher: U.S. National Park Service, South Florida Natural Resources Center, Everglades National Park, Homestead, FL 33035
Extent: 15 pages
Language(s): English
Summary: This research solicitation relates to the continuation of a restoration program being implemented in Everglades National Park, by the South Florida Natural Resources Center (SFNRC). The program involves the restoration of wetlands from abandoned agricultural lands, also known as the Hole-in-the-Donut (HID). A comprehensive research and monitoring program is being implemented in conjunction with the restoration activities. The objective of the program is to aid the restoration and long-term management of the restored site. The solicitation is for proposals that compliment the ongoing restoration program and lead to knowledge that enhances the capability of Everglades National Park to restore and manage the HID area. Detailed information regarding the project background, program objectives, information presently available, critical research topics and questions, program scope, and purpose, may be found in the document titled "Restoring Wetlands on Abandoned Agricultural Lands in Everglades National Park; A Strategic Plan for Guiding the Research, Monitoring, and Management of the "Hole-in-the-Donut (HID)" Restoration Program" (Strategic Plan). All scientists submitting a proposal for this restoration program should carefully read the Strategic Plan to understand the intent of the restoration program and the requisite focus of the research.
Identifier: FI11100402 (IID), 3183136 (digitool), fiu:29807 (fedora)
Subject(s): Everglades National Park (Fla.)
Wetland agriculture
Ecosystem restoration
Invasive plants--Florida
Invasive plants--Environmental aspects--United States
Abandoned farmland
Hole-in-the-Donut
Research proposal guidelines
Research solicitation
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/dt/3183136
Restrictions on Access: All rights reserved by the source institution
Restrictions on Access: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Host Institution: FIU
Has Part: Apendix A of SFNRC Technical Report 97-003.
Has Part: Everglades online collection.