BLM-Arizona, Abandon Mine Inventory and Safety Program


Funding Opportunity ID: 296615
Opportunity Number: L17AS00232
Opportunity Title: BLM-Arizona, Abandon Mine Inventory and Safety Program
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Disaster Prevention and Relief
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 15.236
Eligible Applicants: State governments
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Agency Code: DOI-BLM
Agency Name: Department of the Interior
Bureau of Land Management
Posted Date: Aug 18, 2017
Close Date: Sep 15, 2017
Last Updated Date: Aug 18, 2017
Award Ceiling: $700,000
Award Floor: $0
Estimated Total Program Funding: $700,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Description: Collaborate with the State of Arizona, State Mine Inspector (ASMI) to address mine safety hazards on BLM administered lands and to ensure the publicâ¿¿s health and safety from physical hazards associated with abandoned mine features. Thousands of abandoned mine openings are unsecured and are hazardous. Population growth and expansion of communities has increased the likelihood of accidents or fatalities occurring at or around abandoned mine openings. Hazardous mine openings are found all across the state and many can be accessed.
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