Cooperative Agreement for CESU-affiliated Partner with Colorado Plateau Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit

Active
Yes
Status
Posted
Published Date
May 21st, 2024
Close Date
June 21st, 2024
Award Ceiling
$499,999.00
Award Floor
$70,000.00
Opportunity No.
G24AS00370

Agency

Geological Survey (DOI-USGS1)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Science and Technology and other Research and Development

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Geological Survey is offering a funding opportunity for a Cooperative Agreement with a CESU-affiliated partner. This opportunity is centered around providing research to understand the biotic and abiotic constraints on successful reclamation, developing reclamation effectiveness assessment workflows, and identifying management practices that promote reclamation success. The research is aimed at addressing significant scientific challenges for the management of surface disturbance following oil and gas development and other land disturbing activities in arid landscapes. The funding opportunity does not require cost sharing or matching. The close date for electronically submitted applications is June 21, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. ET. For more information, contact FAITH GRAVES at fgraves@usgs.gov.

Description

The U.S. Geological Survey Southwest Biological Science Center (SBSC) is offering a funding opportunity to provide research to (1) understand the biotic and abiotic constraints on successful reclamation, (2) develop reclamation effectiveness assessment workflows, and (3) identify management practices that promote reclamation success. These are currently significant scientific challenges for management of surface disturbance following oil and gas developed and other land disturbing activities in arid landscapes.

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