RECREATION AND PARKS (Program); COASTAL AND AQUATIC MANAGED AREASGovernor's Recommendations
2022-23
Current Year Budget
2021-22
Difference
DollarsPositionsDollarsPositionsDollarsPositions
$146,541,935215.00$75,280,974124.00$71,260,96191.00
 

 
Policy Area:  LAND RESOURCES
Issue:            REALIGN FEDERAL GRANT AUTHORITY FROM ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT AND RESTORATION TO COASTAL AND AQUATIC MANAGED AREAS - ADD

Justification
Governor's Recommendations 2022-23
The Governor's Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2022-2023 includes the realignment of funds from the Division of Environmental Assessment and Restoration's (DEAR) water quality management/planning grants funding to the Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection (RCP). This funding is for continuing Water Quality Improvement projects to improve water quality for the State of Florida. It supports federal funding of Section 205(j)(1)/604(b) Water Quality Management Planning grants and operational activities associated with the management of the federal funds.