The following infographic provides a quick overview of the grants and cooperative agreements that the Coral Reef Conservation Program awarded in fiscal year 2020.
Infographic Transcript: NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program Fiscal Year 2020 Grants
$10.5 million in federal funds awarded to 28 domestic and international recipients providing $6.5 million in matching funds.
$3.8 million directly to states and territory natural resource management agencies.
$3.7 million to non-profit organizations.
$1.7 million for coral restoration and disease response projects.
$1.2 million to U.S. regional fishery management councils.
$1.2 million added to the Coral Reef Conservation Fund and Emergency Response Fund through the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.
$1.5 million for international projects.
The NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program was established in 2000 by the Coral Reef Conservation Act. Headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland, the program is part of NOAA's Office for Coastal Management.