L.D.W.F. ISSUES NOTICE OF INTENT FOR STATE WILDLIFE GRANTS PROGRAM
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has issued a notice
of intent to publish a Request For Proposals (RFP) for “Conservation Contracts
Funded through the State Wildlife Grants Program.” The anticipated date of
publication for the RFP is Feb. 8, 2008. The due date for proposals is
anticipated to be March 21, 2008.
Interested parties are encouraged to begin drafting proposals for
conservation projects addressing wildlife or fishery species of concern listed
in the Louisiana Comprehensive Wildlife Conservation Strategy (Lester et al.,
2005, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Baton Rouge, LA). This
document, also referred to as the Louisiana Wildlife Action Plan, is available
from the LDWF Web site at www.wlf.louisiana.gov/experience/wildlifeactionplan.
Proposals will not be accepted prior to the publication of the official RFP.
Any proposal sent to the LDWF prior to publication of the RFP will be returned
to the sender.
Details on conservation priorities, application procedures, evaluation
criteria, and proposal due dates will be provided in the RFP. This notice of
intent is for informative purposes only and is intended to give interested
parties additional time to review the Louisiana Wildlife Action Plan and to
consider possible projects.