Redwood National Park Cooperative Management with the State of California
Through cooperative management instruments, and cooperative agreements, exchange goods and services to be used by the Secretary of the Interior and the State of California for cooperative management of lands within Headwaters Forest, Redwood National Park, and proximate State lands. Develop joint operating procedures and standards to ensure effective and efficient accomplishment of park activities, including but not limited to: visitor services, resource protection, public information, interpretation and publications, resource management, maintenance, administration, design and construction, planning, signing, and the development of policies.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
National Park Service, Department of The Interior
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants; H - Sale, Exchange, or Donation of Property and Goods; I - Use of Property, Facilities, and Equipment; K - Advisory Services and Counseling; L - Dissemination of Technical Information; M - Training
Fiscal Year 2016
No information available. Provided financial assistance to the State of California Department of Parks and Recreation for custodial, resource management, and interpretation and educational services.Fiscal Year 2017
Provided financial assistance to the State of California Department of Parks and Recreation for custodial, facility maintenances and resource management services. We received 3 applications and issued 3 awards.Fiscal Year 2018
Provide financial assistance to the State of California Department of Parks and Recreation for custodial and resource management services. Anticipate receiving 2 applications and 2 awards.Fiscal Year 2019
Provide financial assistance to the State of California Department of Parks and Recreation for custodial and resource management services. Anticipate receiving 2 applications and 2 awards.
16 U.S.C. 79c(e) Redwood National Park; Public Law 105-83, 111 Stat. 1543, 16 U.S.C 471j Cooperative Management Authority; 54 U.S.C. §101702(a) Cooperative Agreements, Transfer of Service Appropriated Funds; 54 USC §101701(b) Challenge Cost-share Agreement Authority, and; 54 U.S.C. §101702(b) Cooperative Agreements, Cooperative Research and Training Programs.
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Agencies within the State of California Government
General Public and the State of California.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. Projects will be awarded as determined by the Secretary (generally through the Superintendent, Redwood National Park) within the requirements of applicable existing bureau and agency regulation and policy. If cooperative agreements are utilized to fund projects, funding announcements for this program, along with registration procedures, application packages and instructions, points of contact, and procedures for submitting applications will be available on www.grants.gov.
After project needs and requirements are developed, the National Park Service will issue the State of California a written agreement (Cooperative Agreement or Cooperative Management Agreement) for execution upon which the project can proceed. Department of the Interior policy allows projects that meet the criteria for single source opportunities to be issued by an agency, which are specifically directed to a known recipient.
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
Varies depending on the type and complexity of the project.
None. Final award decisions are not subject to appeal; however, the National Park Service will provide applicants with information on why their proposals were not selected for award.
In accordance with applicable requirements for extensions and renewals.
How are proposals selected?
Appropriations for the purpose of cooperative management projects must be available and an agreement is in the best interests of the United States.
How may assistance be used?
The Secretary of the Interior must determine that appropriations for the purpose of cooperative management of projects are available and an agreement is in the best interests of the United States. Assistance is authorized between the Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Redwood National Park and the State of California.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Per 2 CFR Part 200.333 - 200.337
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.
Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Lump sum Information not available.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
Steven Mietz (707) 465-7300 firstname.lastname@example.org Redwood National Park 111 Second Street, Crescent City, CA 95531
1849 C Street, NW
Washington, DC 20240 US
(Cooperative Agreements (Discretionary Grants)) FY 18$65,000.00; FY 19 est $75,000.00; FY 20 Estimate Not Available FY 17$78,620.00; FY 16$59,516.00; - FY19 total is an estimate based on prior year funding levels.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Range: $15,000.00 - $35,000.00 Average: $18,000.00
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
2 CFR, Part 200, 43 CFR, OMB Circulars, standard forms, and program information.
Examples of Funded Projects
Fiscal Year 2016
No information available. Funding provided to State of California Department of Parks and Recreation.Fiscal Year 2017
Outdoor school custodial services; Shared resource management activitiesFiscal Year 2018
Outdoor school custodial services; Shared resource management activitiesFiscal Year 2019
Outdoor school custodial services; Shared resource management activities