Conservation Crew For Trail Rehabilitate Project on Exit Glacier Trails at Kenai Fjords National Park.

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Conservation Crew For Trail Rehabilitate Project on Exit Glacier Trails at Kenai Fjords National Park.: NATIONAL PARK SERVICE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service's intention to award a task agreement under a previously competed or single source justified master cooperative agreement. ABSTRACT Funding Announcement Number P17AC00372 Project Title Conservation Crew For Trail Rehabilitate Project on Exit Glacier Trails at Kenai Fjords National Park. Recipient Student Conservation Association Anticipated Federal Funding $42,330.70 Non-federal Cost Share $14,110.23 Anticipated Period of Performance 08/06/2017-09/09/2017 Award Instrument Task Agreement Statutory Authority 16 USC 1723 (c)(1) CFDA # and Title 15.931 ARTICLE I – BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Cooperative Agreement Number P15AC00031 was entered into by and between the Department of the Interior, National Park Service, (NPS), and Student Conservation Association (SCA) for the purpose of Conservation Crew Projects. Unless otherwise specified herein, the terms and conditions as stated in the Cooperative Agreement will apply to this Task Agreement. The objective of this Task Agreement is to support and stimulate education and training opportunities for young adults through collaborative participation in trail maintenance projects in the Exit Glacier Area of Kenai Fjords National Park. ARTICLE II – LEGAL AUTHORITY 16 USC 1723 (c)(1), Public Lands Corps, authorizes the Secretary to enter into contracts and cooperative agreements with any qualified youth or conservation corps to perform appropriate conservation projects referred to in subsection (d) of section 1723. The Secretary may also authorize appropriate conservation projects and other appropriate projects to be carried out on Federal, State, Local, or private lands as part of disaster prevention or relief efforts in response to and emergency or major disaster declared by the President under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq.). ARTICLE III – STATEMENT OF WORK This task agreement specifies a partnership project between the NPS and the Student Conservation Association which involves placement of a youth crew at Kenai Fjords National Park to participate in the park's conservation programs. The project to be carried out is that Trail Rehabilitation. This project will provide the youth crew with a variety of skills preparing them for future employment in conservation fields. This group of students will receive training in trail maintenance and outdoor safety. Bear spray training will be provided as well as understanding camping in bear country. Other skills to be developed: • Learning the rehabilitation trail process on Exit Glacier Area trails • Learning maintenance and edging of campground, and picnic areas. • Learning proper pruning and removal of vegetation • Learning to repair and maintain structures in these areas such as bridges, water bars, steps, tables, benches, etc. A. SCA agrees to: 1. To assist with recruitment and selection of candidates as Conservation Associates to participate in the activities described in the above Scope of Work. 2. To provide for transportation to and from Kenai Fjords National Park and subsistence during the period of performance. 3. To provide living allowance, insurance, and Americorps awards (when applicable). 4. Provide 24/7 staffed hotline assistance, site visit, and performance evaluations.
Federal Grant Title: Conservation Crew For Trail Rehabilitate Project on Exit Glacier Trails at Kenai Fjords National Park.
Federal Agency Name: National Park Service (DOI-NPS)
Grant Categories: Employment Labor and Training
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: NPS-DOIP17AC00372
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 15.931
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: July 5th, 2017
Original Application Deadline: July 5th, 2017
Posted Date: June 22nd, 2017
Creation Date: June 22nd, 2017
Archive Date: August 4th, 2017
Total Program Funding: $43,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $43,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $0
Expected Number of Awards:
Cost Sharing or Matching: Yes
Last Updated: June 22nd, 2017
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Grant Announcement Contact
James Cato
Contract Specialist
Phone 907-644-3302
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