BLM CA Native Seed Collection and Plant Materials Production Project


Funding Opportunity ID:294712
Opportunity Number:L17AS00171
Opportunity Title:BLM CA Native Seed Collection and Plant Materials Production Project
Opportunity Category:Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type:Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity:Natural Resources
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 15.231
Eligible Applicants:Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility”
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Agency Code:DOI-BLM
Agency Name:Department of the Interior
Bureau of Land Management
Posted Date:Jun 16, 2017
Close Date:Aug 16, 2017
Last Updated Date:Jun 16, 2017
Award Ceiling: $2,000,000
Award Floor: $500
Estimated Total Program Funding: $2,000,000
Expected Number of Awards:1
Description:To further the conservation and management of natural resources managed by the BLM through the application of land restoration techniques, assessment and monitoring. Assist BLM California State botanist with strategic seed collections that complement the standard Seeds of Success program by matching experienced botanists familiar with seed collection and native plant propagation with BLM district and Field personnel to increase collection quality, efficiency and consistency.Provide support in helping to identify plant materials that lend themselves to successful propagation and providing plant material production skills. Provide genetically appropriate seed and plant material for seed increase and planting at restoration sites.
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