The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) intends to issue a cooperative agreement to Pyramid Lake Fisheries under the authority of Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) 1 5. 517, Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act of 1934, Public Law 85-624, 16 U.S.C.
661 et seq., as amended, and Section
7(a) of the Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act (FWCA) (70 Stat 1122; 16 U.S.C.
742f(a)); as limited and delegated by the Secretary of the Interior delegation of authority to the Bureau of Reclamation at 255 DM 1. 1B.
Estimated total amount of agreement is $45,10 9. 0 0. Reclamation is providing $45,10 9. 00 in Fiscal Year 201 8. This project will:
(1) Assist in the prevention or spread of AIS in Pyramid Lake and other waterbodies via contaminated watercraft; (2) Assist in preventing introductions of new AIS in Pyramid Lake by contaminated watercraft; (3) Assist with protecting the waters, native wildlife, and recreational fisheries by preventing or slowing the spread of AIS;and (4) Extend the life of the current AIS decontamination station.
(Refer to the Notice of Intent to Award Announcement No.
BOR-MP-18-N015 for additional information) A Determination by the Government not to compete this proposed financial assistance based upon Departmental Manual 505 DM 2, paragraph 2. 14(B)(4) is solely within the discretion of the Government.
This notice of intent is NOT a request for competitive proposals.
Questions concerning this announcement should be directed to Crystal Oliver/Grants Management Specialist, by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.