Request for Statements of Interest

A CESU project must be collaborative and within the natural resource and cultural mission of the CESU system. A project must adhere to criteria for CESU project.

Federal Partners: Advertise a project to our Academic/NGO Partners by sending a RSOI to Kat Bickert at kbickert2@unl.edu

July 2017

Project Title: Natural Resources Support for Cannon AFB and Melrose AFR

Project Summary: Provide natural resource support to implement activities associated with managing endangered species and habitat within lands managed by Cannon AFB. The activities may include but are not limited to reviewing data, preparing technical documents, performing surveys, GIS mapping, and monitoring activities.

Timeframe: The RSOI are required to be out for a minimum of 10 working days. Review of Statements of Interest will begin August 4, 2017.

Funding: Approximately $146,921.00 is expected to be available to support this project. Additional funding may be available for follow on work in subsequent fiscal years to the successful Recipient/Awardee.

Project posted here: 20 July 2017

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Project Title: Cultural Resources, Sites; Historic American Buildings Survey, Historic and Architecture Recording for Building 208

Project Summary: Document and adequately explain/describe and illustrate what is significant or valuable about the historic building, site, structure, or object being documented. Provide HABS/HAER/LAER documentation accurately prepared from reliable sources with limitations clearly stated to permit independent verification of information. The test for the quality of the documentation is the inspection and acceptance of the documents by the HABS/HAER/LAER and/or Oklahoma SHPO staff. Prepare documentation on materials that are readily reproducible for ease of access; durable for long storage; and in standard sizes for ease of handling. The test for the quality of the documentation is the inspection and acceptance of the documents by the HABS/HAER/LAER and/or Oklahoma SHPO staff.

Timeframe: Review of Statements of Interest will begin August 2, 2017.

Funding:) Approximately $140,400.00 is expected to be available to support this project.

Project posted here: 20 July 2017

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Project Title: Environmental Services Support, Holloman AFB

Project Summary: Conduct a baseline survey of White Sands Pupfish populations to determine abundance on Holloman AFB and BWWSA. Provide recommendations for management of this species. Update the geodatabase to include data on species location and abundance. This task is to support Holloman AFB in implementing its Integrated Natural Resources Management Plan (“INRMP”), as directed in the Sikes Act. Conduct a baseline population survey of lizards to determine species presence, Federal status, and abundance on Holloman AFB and BWWSA. Provide recommendations for management of any species of concern. Update the geodatabase to include data on species location and abundance. This project will survey for bats using bat detector devices and mist nets. Historic sites will be surveyed and areas containing water. Bats will be mist netted to attach a radio telemetry device so that they may be tracked back to roost sites. All bat species will be of interest.

Timeframe: Review of Statements of Interest will begin 27 July 2017.

Funding:) Approximately $372,000.00 is expected to be available to support this project. Additional funding may be available for follow on work in subsequent fiscal years to the successful Recipient/Awardee.

Project posted here: 20 July 2017

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May 2017

Project Title: Natural Resources and Endangered Species Research and Support at Fort Hood, Texas

Project Summary: Fort Hood currently supports the heaviest Army training activity as the only installation providing training facilities for the equivalent of two mechanized divisions as well as support units. Within this military context, Fort Hood is also home to large numbers of two federally endangered bird species (black-capped vireo and golden-cheeked warbler), numerous migratory bird species, plant pollinators and sensitive karst associated species. Fort Hood must balance military training requirements with species conservation requirements imposed by the Sikes Act, Endangered Species Act (ESA), and Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA). Work under this proposal will provide logistical and research support to 1) summarize and analyze previously collected data to determine distribution, abundance and population status of endangered and migratory bird species, 2) monitor demographic parameters for golden-cheeked warblers and black-capped vireos, 3) survey and monitor migratory bird species, 4) survey and monitor at-risk pollinator species, 5) survey and habitat mapping for at-risk karst and aquatic invertebrate species, and 6) support natural resources outreach activities at Fort Hood, Texas.

Funding: Approximately $463,000 is expected to be available to support this project for a period of twelve (12) months after award with an additional $954,000 expected to be available in the following twelve (12) month period.

Timeframe: Review of Statements of Interest will begin ten working days after posting of SOI.

Project posted here: 22 May 2017

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May 2017

Project Title: Ethnobotany and Traditional Ecological Knowledge for Wind Cave National Park, South Dakota

Project Summary:The National Park Service (NPS), through the Midwest Regional Office (MWRO), is seeking proposals to document ethnobotany and traditional ecological knowledge (TEK) at Wind Cave National Park (WICA), South Dakota. The NPS is undertaking this project to establish a baseline of ethnobotany and ecological information that will be used in the protection and resource management of culturally significant plant species. In addition, the information will be used to help in the analysis of any environmental effects of plant gathering allowed under the federal regulation that allows members of federally recognized tribes to collect plants in NPS units for traditional purposes. The focus of this project is the inventory and documentation of plant species that members of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe use for traditional purposes and that grow within the boundaries of Wind Cave National Park. The inventory of species will be matched with the botanical inventory already maintained by the NPS. The resulting compiled inventory and documentation will be used to formulate an environmental analysis on the applicability and sustainability of gathering the species, and any inform management changes needed to ensure sustainable plant gathering at the park. This collaborative project between the NPS, the selected Recipient, and members of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe will rely on ethnographic interviews with tribal members and primary and secondary literature source review and synthesis. The project will include completion of a report outlining the purposes, methodology, findings, and conclusions of the project. The study shall conform to professional standards regarding methodology of anthropological and ethnobotanical research and writing. Stylistic and bibliographical standards shall conform to the current requirements of the journal American Anthropologist, and the current Chicago Manual of Style.

Estimated Total Funding $98,000

Timeframe: Closing date: Jun 09, 2017

Project posted here: 4 May 2017

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April 2017

Project Title:Support in Developing Historic Narrative and Treatment Guidelines for the historic Baltimore Washington Parkway

Project Summary: The Baltimore-Washington Parkway (BW Parkway), located in Prince George’s and Anne Arundel Counties in Maryland, is one of four major parkways that provide a scenic entrance to and from the capital city. The National Park Service (NPS) manages a 19-mile stretch of the roadway, and is facing some interesting dilemmas with managing the park; mainly, balancing resource protection and resource use, as it is a major commuter roadway. The National Register-listed BW Parkway opened to the public in 1954 after twenty years of planning, to provide access between various federal facilities, and provide a scenic, forested corridor that links the capital city to Baltimore. Unlike other NPS parkways, designers relied on the beauty of the undeveloped landscape rather than develop an elaborate planting plan. Their vision allowed the existing vegetation and volunteer growth to provide the park-like setting. In the 1990s, after almost 40 years of management by NPS, landscape plans were finally developed for the parkway, which included planting plans, traffic barriers and a sign plan. In the years since the development of this plan, the use of this roadway has increased tremendously, creating a variety of challenges and issues that are often at odds with landscape preservation. Without clear treatment guidance and thorough knowledge of the landscape and its history, the need to meet current Federal Highway Administration and Maryland State Highway Administration regulations threaten the cultural landscape and historic integrity of the original parkway design. Regional safety taskforces, citing these regulations, propose to widen the roadway, create shoulder pull-off areas, expand median cross-overs, and cut and limit vegetation within the corridor. Vehicle accidents frequently damage stonework and roadway components. Increasing roadway use and adjacent development lead to pressure on the park to support infrastructure projects and storm water management facilities. Park management is dedicated to preserving the unique landscape of the parkway, and the combined CLI/CLR produced through this project will inform management decisions related to these threats.

Timeframe: Deadline for responding to this RSOI is April 21, 2017

Project posted here: 14 April 2017

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April 2017

Project Title:Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Cataloging Storer College Oral Histories and Web Feature

Project Summary:During its earliest period, Harpers Ferry was an important manufacturing and commercial town, using the two rivers for water power and transportation. George Washington recommended a federal armory be located at Harpers Ferry, and the Congress authorized the armory on June 15, 1796. By the 1850s, Harpers Ferry was militarily significant because of the US Armory and Arsenal; geographically significant due to the Baltimore and Ohio (B & O) Railroad and Chesapeake and Ohio Canal transportation networks. In 1859, Harpers Ferry was the scene of the electrifying John Brown Raid, a critical event in the months leading up to the Civil War. Strategically important, due to its location at the gateway into the Shenandoah Valley, Harpers Ferry changed hands eight times during the war.

This project will review existing information developed through oral history, finalize any oral histories, and both develop web content on the subject on the park’s website and upload the completed recordings and transcripts on the “Data Store” section of the Integrated Resource Management Applications (IRMA) database of the National Park Service. This project will finish cataloging the current oral history collection, by ensuring all recordings are transcribed, all transcripts are in their final format, and uploading these finished recordings and transcripts to IRMA. Secondly, a web feature on Storer College will complete an important education component of an oral history project completed in 2014 in addition to commemorating the 150th anniversary of the founding of Storer College. Project methods will include review of existing oral history recordings and transcripts, digitizing those oral histories still in analog format for potential extraction of clips for the web feature and inclusion on IRMA for easier access to future researchers, and transcribing any oral histories missing a transcript. The project will provide a meaningful exchange of knowledge and ideas that will enhance scholarly research and the park’s and public’s understanding of HAFE. This project will increase the amount of information provided by the park about Storer College.

Timeframe: Deadline for responding to this RSOI is April 21, 2017

Project posted here: 14 April 2017

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March 2017

Project Title: Evaluation of Volatile Emissions at the Indiana Harbor Confined Disposal Facility Chicago, IL

Project Summary: The purpose of this effort is to provide a more definitive evaluation of volatile emissions from the Indiana Harbor Confined Disposal Facility, such that the necessity for ongoing sampling at the site can be assessed and the previous modeling parameter assumptions validated for greater accuracy and predictive value. An innovative passive sampling approach that is expected to better capture both the magnitude of emissions at a given point in time, but also temporal variations in emissions, atmospheric mixing and transport taking place over the site, and potential gradients of airborne contaminants between the site and receptors of concern is required. The data will be used to validate modeling assumptions to be consistent with the CDF “micro-climate”, and to facilitate more accurate and refined emissions projections. Refined and site-specific modeling parameters will enable modeling of volatile emissions anticipated during placement of dredged material from highly contaminated dredging areas – and to better inform future modeling efforts at confined disposal facilities with air emissions issues and other sites with similar concerns.

Funded by the U.S Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg, MS. Estimated funding for the base period is $53,000.

Timeframe: Review of Statements of Interest will begin after the SOI has been posted on the GP-CESU website for 10 working days.

Project posted here: 3 March 2017

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September 2016

Project Title: Theodore Roosevelt National Park Visitor Experience and Resource Protection Plan

Project Summary: Theodore Roosevelt National Park requests professional assistance in the preparation of a plan that will guide future park focus areas, priorities, and actions pertaining to visitor use and experience. The park had 580,033 in 2015 and has seen a 33% increase in visitation in 2016 to date. The Centennial of the National Park Service (NPS) has brought attention to President Roosevelt’s legacy of public land preservation and his contributions to the agency’s creation. Moreover, the park is the only site in the 412 unit national park system to have a United States Postal Service stamp and an America the Beautiful quarter release in one year. Finally, the park was the only US national park to be featured (alongside Mexico City, Malta, Bordeaux, and the Virgin Islands) on the New York Times 52 Places to Visit in 2016 list. This plan would study how people are currently experiencing and using the park, and propose changes to park operations and facilities that would improve upon those experiences.

Timeframe: All Statements received on or before October 31st will be evaluated by a board comprised of two or more Park Service staff to determine which statement can best meet the project objectives.

Funding:Up to $200,000 is available to support this project.

Please send responses or direct questions to:

Kevin A. Melzo

Administrative Officer

Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Email: Kevin_melzo@nps.gov

Phone: 701-623-4730 EXT. 1403

Fax: 701-623-4840

Project posted here: 21 September 2016

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August 2016

POTENTIAL PROJECT-Project Title: Leigh and String Lakes Visitor Use Study at Grand Teton National Park

Project Summary: String and Leigh Lakes are located within Grand Teton National Park (GRTE). String Lake is a very popular area for recreational paddling, swimming/wading, picnicking, and day hiking. Leigh Lake is popular for recreational paddling, day hiking, and backcountry camping. GRTE staff has observed a substantially large increase in visitation at String Lake over the last several years. With these increases in visitation, park staff has seen an escalation in parking demand and an expansion of resource impacts, especially along the shores of String Lake and areas adjacent to the existing parking lots. The prospective project would focus on the areas surrounding Leigh and String Lakes, but may be expanded to include northern Jenny Lake, Bearpaw Lake, Trapper Lake, Paintbrush Canyon, and Holly Lake.

The National Park Service (NPS) is requesting information on your interest and qualifications to provide technical expertise under a cooperative task agreement through the CESU Network. This is not a request for a formal project proposal and budget, nor is it an announcement of a funding opportunity. We will use supplied Statements of Interest (SOIs) to identify a pool of potential CESU partners and available expertise.

Timeframe: RSOI will be evaluated as received and must be received by September 18, 2016.

Please send responses or direct questions to:

Brendan J. Moynahan

Research Coordinator and Science Advisor

Email: brendan_moynahan@nps.gov

Project posted here: 29 August 2016

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July 2016

Project Title: Prepare Ethnographic Overview and Assessment of Moccasin Bend National Archeological District

Project Summary: The scope of work for the proposed EOA can be divided into two broad categories: ethnographic and historiographical research on the history of archeology and historical interpretation as it relates to pre-and post-contact occupation of the Moccasin Bend National Archeological District (MBNAD) and its larger study area, and consultation and interviews with members of the park’s affiliated tribes. After initial consultation that determines which tribes maintain and affirm their affinity to the MBNAD and their interest in informing future development and interpretation of the same, the PI(s) will travel to the present-day locations of those affiliated tribes and conduct interviews that will provide a basis for understanding the importance and significance of Moccasin Bend to them. The Study will also compare contemporary tribal members understanding of their history to that of the long tradition of Anglo-Western archeology and history of the Native Americans in the study area, including the experience of the Trail of Tears.

Funding: A proposed budget is requested with the summary. There is no more than $72,275.00 in available funding for this project. An existing cooperative agreement between your university/organization limits the amount of indirect cost (F&A cost) which your university/organization can withdraw to 17.5% resulting in about $59,606 for actual project work.

Timeframe: Deadline: July 31, 2016

Please send responses or direct questions to:

Brian F. Coffey

Historian/List of Classified Structures

Research & Science Branch

Email: Brian_Coffey@nps.gov

Office: 404-507-5776

Project posted here: 19 July 2016

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June 2016

Project Title: Assessment of Prey Consumption and Body Condition of Missouri River Age-0 Scaphirhynchus Sturgeon

Project Summary: Responses to this Request for Statements of Interest will be used to identify potential investigators for studies to be sponsored by the US Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District and the Engineer Research and Development Center to provide research monitoring and evaluation services in the Missouri River Basin.

This project, when combined with other ongoing research and monitoring, will provide a better understanding of what is currently limiting pallid sturgeon recruitment and provide the data needed to support ongoing adaptive management efforts on the Missouri River.

Timeframe: Review of Statements of Interest will begin after the SOI has been posted on the GP-CESU website for 10 working days.

Please send responses or direct questions to:

Deberay R Carmichael

U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center

ERDC Contracting Office

3909 Halls Ferry Road

Vicksburg, MS 39180

Email: Deberay.R.Carmichael@usace.army.mil

Project posted here: 21 June 2016

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May 2016

Project Title: Fort Polk Conservation Program Support

Project Summary: Responses to this Request for Statements of Interest will be used to identify potential investigators for a project to be funded by Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) and Fort Polk which provides professional and technical support for its Conservation Program in order to facilitate successful implementation of the 16 USC 670c-1 Sikes Act.

The project area covered under this request for statements of interest is within Fort Polk, Louisiana, United States. The Environmental and Natural Resources Management Division (ENRMD) at Fort Polk, Louisiana is responsible for assisting to the Installation in complying with a broad range of environmental laws and regulations. Fort Polk is the home of the Joint Readiness Training Center which conducts realistic light infantry training for the Army’s Light Infantry, Airborne, Ranger and Special Operations Forces. It is also home of several deployable resident units. In order to support the training, housing and administrative activities for these units, Fort Polk utilizes 231,669 acres of Army administered land and 100,000 acres of US Forest Service land, but may also be initiated on other federal, state, or private land several hundred miles from the Installation.

Funding: Approximately $140,000.00 is expected to be available to support this project. Additional funding may be available for follow on work in subsequent fiscal years to the successful Recipient/Awardee.

Timeframe: Review of Statements of Interest will begin 31 May 2016.

Please send responses or direct questions to:

USACE

Lucille Smith, Contract Specialist

CESWF-CT

Email: lucille.r.smith@usace.army.mil

Office: 409-766-3845

Project posted here: 16 May 2016

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Project Title: Fort Polk Conservation Program Support

Project Summary: Responses to this Request for Statements of Interest will be used to identify potential investigators for a project to be funded by Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) and Fort Polk which provides professional and technical support for its Conservation Program in order to facilitate successful implementation of the 16 USC 670c-1 Sikes Act.

The project area covered under this request for statements of interest is within Fort Polk, Louisiana, United States. The Environmental and Natural Resources Management Division (ENRMD) at Fort Polk, Louisiana is responsible for assisting to the Installation in complying with a broad range of environmental laws and regulations. Fort Polk is the home of the Joint Readiness Training Center which conducts realistic light infantry training for the Army’s Light Infantry, Airborne, Ranger and Special Operations Forces. It is also home of several deployable resident units. In order to support the training, housing and administrative activities for these units, Fort Polk utilizes 231,669 acres of Army administered land and 100,000 acres of US Forest Service land, but may also be initiated on other federal, state, or private land several hundred miles from the Installation.

Funding: Approximately $1,203,000.00 is expected to be available to support this project. Additional funding may be available for follow on work in subsequent fiscal years to the successful Recipient/Awardee.

Timeframe: Review of Statements of Interest will begin 31 May 2016.

Please send responses or direct questions to:

USACE

Lucille Smith, Contract Specialist

CESWF-CT

Email: lucille.r.smith@usace.army.mil

Office: 409-766-3845

Project posted here: 16 May 2016

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Project Title: Midwest National Natural Landmark Gap Analysis

Project Summary: The National Natural Landmarks (NNL) Program administered by the National Park Service (NPS) recognizes and encourages the conservation of sites that contain outstanding biological and geological resources, regardless of landownership type. It is the only natural areas program of national scope that recognizes the best examples of biological and geological features in both public and private ownership. NNLs are owned by a variety of public and private land stewards, and participation in the program is voluntary.

The National Natural Landmarks (NNL) program is interested in cooperating with CESU partners to systematically identify potential NNLs (PNNL) in the midwestern states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Project components will include a gap analysis of the biological and geological features (natural history themes) not yet represented by current designated NNLs, development of criteria to prioritize gaps in representation utilizing elements of landscape scale conservation, and identification and description of the top 2-3 sites to potentially fill these gaps.

Funding: Project funds are approximately $20,000. The actual amount of funding for the second fiscal year is contingent on future appropriations. The funding includes the CESU overhead rate of 17.5 percent.

Timeframe: Interested researcher(s) should submit a Letter of Interest by June 15, 2016.

Contact: Leo Acosta, Leo_Acosta@nps.gov / 402-661-1870

Project posted here: 16 May 2016

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Project Title: Completion of National Register Documentation for Roger Williams National Memorial

Project Summary: Roger Williams National Park Service, with the support of the Northeast Region History Program, has identified the needed to complete National Register of Historic Places documentation and is seeking a researcher(s) to inventory, evaluate, and register the park’s resources in all appropriate historic contexts. The project will produce National Register documentation which evaluates all Park resources according to National Register criteria for significance and integrity.

Funding: Available project funding is $25,000, inclusive of the negotiated CESU overhead rate of 17.5 percent.

Timeframe: Interested researcher(s) should submit a Letter of Interest by May 18, 2016. [Please note that the selected researcher(s) will need to work closely with the Park and the Northeast History Program to complete a draft project agreement, including budget, for review by June 6, 2016.]

Project posted here: 5 May 2016

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April 2016

Project Title: Hampton National Historic Site Ethnographic Study

Project Summary: The Northeast Region Archeology and Ethnography Program is interested in conducting an Ethnographic Overview and Assessment (EOA) for Hampton National Historic Site (HAMP). The project will provide baseline ethno historical and ethnographic documentation of the historic and contemporary relationships and associations enslaved and free African Americans, European indentured servants, industrial and agricultural workers, and owners have with the site of HAMP.

Funding: Project funds available are $90,000 that includes the CESU overhead rate of 17.5 percent.

Timeframe: Deadline for responding to this letter of interest is Monday, May 23, 2016.

Project posted here: 8 April 2016

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March 2016

Project Title: Missouri National Recreational River American Indian Traditional Cultural Property Survey and Inventory

Project Summary: The Midwest Region Cultural Anthropology program is interested in conducting a survey and inventory of potential American Indian Traditional Cultural Properties (TCPs) for Missouri National Recreational River (MNRR) in South Dakota and Nebraska. The program acting on behalf of MNRR is seeking a partner to aid in identifying and understanding potential TCPs located on land encompassed within the boundaries of the park. The study will evaluate whether locations and places within the park meet the definition of a Traditional Cultural Property as outlined in NPS Bulletin #38, and if any of these places further meets the criteria for inclusion on the National Register as a TCP.

Funding: Project funds available are approximately $120,000. The funding includes an overhead rate of 17.5 percent.

Timeframe: Deadline for responding to this letter of interest is Wednesday, April 11, 2016.

Project posted here: 21 March 2016

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Project Title: EVALUATION OF COMMERCIAL FISHING OPERATIONS WITHIN AND ADJACENT TO ASSATEAGUE ISLAND NATIONAL SEASHORE

Project Summary: The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking a CESU collaborator to evaluate the types, ecological impacts, and economic value of commercial fishing within and/or adjacent to the boundaries of Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS). The Seashore currently lacks sufficient data regarding commercial fishing activities to effectively inform management of its extensive marine and estuarine resources. This Request for Statements of Interest and Qualifications will be used to identify a CESU collaborator.

Funding: Financial assistance (approximately $25,000) is expected to be available to support this project.

Timeframe: Review of Statements of Interest will begin April 1, 2016. This Request for Statements of Interest will remain open until an investigator is selected.

Project posted here: 10 March 2016

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February 2016

Project Title: Impact Assessment of DOI Natural and Cultural Resources Recovery Support Function under the National Disaster Recovery Framework

Project Summary: The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) Office of Environmental Policy and Compliance (OEPC) is seeking assistance in the assessment of the Natural and Cultural Resources (NCR), Recovery Support Function (RSF) activities in terms of impacts to natural and cultural resources recovery and affected economies after recent major disasters. This information will aid OEPC and its partners better understand the impact and success of NCR RSF recovery efforts led by the Department and The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), characterize the Department’s leadership role in protecting the nation’s natural and cultural resources and the environment, and provide valuable case studies to inform planning and improve the performance of future disaster recovery operations under the NCR RSF and other allied efforts.

Funding: The available funding for this project is $30,000.

Timeframe: SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 11:59 PM EST, Thursday, 10 March 2016.

Project posted here: 23 February 2016

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Project Title: Phase I Water Quality Assessment at Pipestone National Monumenr, Southwestern Minnesota

Project Summary: The National Park Service’s Pipestone National Monument (Monument) and Water Resources Division (WRD) are interested in conducting both a short- and long-term water quality assessment and monitoring program within and near the Monument. The Monument is concerned about possible surface water and groundwater contamination from inside and outside water sources that may pose a health and safety risk to the American Indian quarriers, to the Monument staff, and to visitors. This RSOI outlines an approach in which partners may be enlisted to conduct the first of two phases of the assessment. The first phase would be to compile and analyze existing data on water quality from local, county, state, regional, and federal governmental entities (Phase I). The short-term goals are to first evaluate the extent to which water quality changes seasonally through the examination of existing sources of water quality data and information.

Funding: Not to Exceed $10,000.00 for FY2016

Timeframe: Review of RSOI will begin after it has been posted on the CESU website for 10 working days.

Project posted here: 8 February 2016

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