WATER POLICY AND ECOSYSTEMS RESTORATION (Program); WATER POLICY AND ECOSYSTEMS RESTORATIONGovernor's Recommendations
2022-23
Current Year Budget
2021-22
Difference
DollarsPositionsDollarsPositionsDollarsPositions
$604,112,91725.00$504,095,19524.00$100,017,7221.00
 

 
Policy Area:  WATER RESOURCES
Issue:            INCREASE OPERATIONAL FUNDS FOR WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICTS

Justification
Governor's Recommendations 2022-23
The Governor's Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2022-2023 includes funding for the Northwest Florida Water Management District (NWFWMD) to assist with Hurricane Michael recovery/restoration efforts. Recovery efforts include debris removal or abatement, reforestation, and other activities to regain and fortify access to public lands in hurricane impacted counties.