Repair and rehabilitate Flat Top National Recreational Trail


Funding Opportunity ID: 308424
Opportunity Number: P18AS00100
Opportunity Title: Repair and rehabilitate Flat Top National Recreational Trail
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Natural Resources
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 15.931
Eligible Applicants: Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: The United States Department of the Interior, The National Park Service (NPS), and Great Smoky Mountain National Park, is announcing a notice of intent to award a cooperative agreement; this IS NOT A REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS. This funding opportunity is to provide public notice of NPS's intention to fund the following project activities WITHOUT full and open competition, under Cooperative Agreement P15AC00015, with American Conservation Experience, for a project titled; Repair and rehabilitate Flat Top National Recreational Trail
Agency Code: DOI-NPS
Agency Name: Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Posted Date: Aug 22, 2018
Close Date: Aug 31, 2018
Last Updated Date: Aug 22, 2018
Award Ceiling: $39,840
Award Floor: $0
Estimated Total Program Funding: $0
Expected Number of Awards: 0
Description: The Flat Top Trail is designated as a National Recreation Trail indicating this trail meets the requirements for connecting people to local resources and improving their quality of life. Visitors experience elevation changes of 1600 feet, magnificent views and changing forest ecology. This project will perform major restoration and sustainability repairs on this trail including drainage and erosion repairs along 10,000 linear feet of trail, installing or refreshing 100 waterbars, stabilization of the trail edges using rock or log cribbing, adding tread material, removing hazardous trees, adding and/or renovating steps in steep areas, improving creek crossings, and removal of invasive vegetation. Work will be accomplished by NPS day labor staff, an intern crew from American Conservation Experience (ACE) â¿¿ one crew leader and five team members for eight weeks â¿¿ and/or volunteers (if available).
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