REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – Provide National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Environmental Analysis for the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
OVERVIEW: The Washington Resource Conservation and Development Council (RC&D) seeks a qualified contractor to provide National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) compliance services directly to the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest (OWNF) for the Upper Wenatchee Pilot Project. The successful offeror will be selected through a competitive Request for Proposals (RFP) process. The period of performance will be 20 months from the contract start date.
CONTRACT SCOPE: The purpose of the project is to prepare a NEPA analysis document. The contractor’s general role as an independent contractor will be to work cooperatively with the Forest Service and under the direction of the Washington Resource Conservation and Development Council (RC&D) to prepare environmental documents that meet the standards set forth in the National Environmental Policy Act, 40 CFR §1500-1508, Forest Service regulations 36 CFR 220 and Forest Service policy (identified in FSH 1909.15).
The Request for Proposal and all supplemental application materials including Performance Work Statement are available here:
Upper Wenatchee Pilot Project NEPA RFP
Upper Wenatchee Pilot Project NEPA RFP Attachment A Scope of Work
Upper Wenatchee Pilot Project NEPA RFP Cost Proposal Template
Upper Wenatchee Pilot Project NEPA RFP Project Schedule
Upper Wenatchee Pilot Project Landscape Evaluation
Applicants should submit questions regarding this RFP via email to Ryan Anderson firstname.lastname@example.org.
A pre-proposal meeting was held via conference call on March 29, 2018. Click Here for the Conference Call Recording
Addendum #1 and Response to Offeror's Questions
NEW PROPOSAL DEADLINE: April 16, 2018 by 5:00 p.m. Pacific
Contact: Ryan Anderson, Contracting Representative; 509-571-1722 X 13; email@example.com. Applicants should submit all proposals to the aforementioned contact.
Preparing Essential Fish Habitat Assessments
Additional Hydro Data
Hydro Data Read Me
Departure Summary Tables
Beaver Creek (xlsx)
Big Meadow (xlsx)
Lake Wenatchee (xlsx)
Lower Chiwawa (xlsx)
Landscape Evaluation QA/QC Reports
Quality Control - Beaver Creek
Quality Control - Big Meadow
Landscape Evaluation Google Earth Data
Midscale Vegetation Data Key
KMZ Files Overview
Upper Wenatchee Pilot (kmz)
Habitat Assessment and Strategy Example
Upper Wenatchee River Stream Corridor Assessment
- Appendix C Reach-based Ecosystem Indicators
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