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Proposal Table of Contents

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Section 1. General Administrative information
Section 2. Past accomplishments
Section 3. Relationships to other projects
Section 4. Objectives, tasks and schedules
Section 5. Budget
Section 6. References
Section 7. Abstract

Reviews and Recommendations
Title Type File Size File Date

Section 1. General Administrative Information

Title of Project Proposal Enforcement of ESA Laws on the Duck Valley Indian Reservation
BPA Project Proposal Number 9023
Business name of agency, institution,
or organization requesting funding
Shoshone-Paiute Tribes
Business acronym (if appropriate) SPT

Proposal contact person or principal investigator

Name Guy Dodson Sr.
Mailing Address P.O. Box 219
City, State, Zip Owyhee, NV 89832
Phone 2087593246
Fax 2087593248
Manager of program authorizing this project
Review Cycle FY 1999
Province Upper Snake
Subbasin Owyhee
Short Description To assist the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes in the development of a law enforcement/training program in order to protect the threatened and endangered wildlife on the Duck Valley Indian Reservation.
Target Species

Project Location

[No information]

Reasonable and Prudent Alternatives (RPAs)

Sponsor-Reported Relevant RPAs

Sponsor listed no RPAs for this project proposal

Relevant RPAs based upon NMFS & BPA Review

NMFS and BPA did not associate any reasonable and prudent alternatives with this project proposal

NPPC Program Measure Number(s) which this project addresses:
FWS/NMFS Biological Opinion Number(s) which this project addresses:
Other Planning Document References

CBFWA-Generated Information

Database Administrator notes on the history of this proposal form: None
Type of Project (assigned by CBFWA Analysts): wildlife

Section 2. Past Accomplishments

n/a or no information

Section 3. Relationships to Other Projects

n/a or no information

Section 4. Objectives, Tasks and Schedules

Objectives and Tasks

Objective Task
1. Protect threatened and endangered species on the Reservation a. Hire full time conservation officer and train 2 Tribal members in this area

Objective Schedules and Costs

Objective Start Date End Date Measurable Biological Objectives Milestone FY 2000 Cost %
1 03/01/99 02/01/00 100.0%

Section 5. Estimated Budget Summary

Itemized Budget

Item Note FY 1999 Cost
Personnel $ 40,000
Supplies $ 15,000
Capital $ 10,000
Travel $ 8,000
Indirect $ 19,500
Subcontractor $ 0
Total Itemized Budget $ 92,500

Total estimated budget

Total FY 1999 project cost $ 92,500
Amount anticipated from previously committed BPA Funds $ 0
Total FY 1999 budget request $ 92,500
FY 1999 forecast from 1998 $ 0
% change from forecast 0.0%

Reason for change in estimated budget

Not applicable

Reason for change in scope

Not applicable

Cost Sharing

Not applicable

Outyear Budget Totals

2000 2001 2002 2003
All Phases $ 92,500 $ 92,500 $ 92,500 $ 92,500
Total Outyear Budgets $ 92,500 $ 92,500 $ 92,500 $ 92,500

Other Budget Explanation

Schedule Constraints: Constraints may be securing a qualified Conservation Officer to work on the Reservation. Also, the lack of historical funding for wildlife may present a problem.

Section 6. References

n/a or no information

Section 7. Abstract


This project plans to hire a conservation officer to work with the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes Wildlife and Parks Department (W&P) in enforcing the wildlife laws on the Duck Valley Reservation. At present time we have only one commissioned officer that patrols our reservoirs for violations of our fishing laws. Due to his duties in enforcing fishing violations, there is not sufficient time or personnel to enforce wildlife laws. Also, to educate the people of our Tribes or visitors on our wildlife resources. To date there has been no funding or help by BPA or anyone else in helping protect the wildlife on the Reservation. In having a conservation officer it will be more effective in developing a long term wildlife management plan for the reservation including the Owyhee River canyon to the Northwest of the Reservation. There are numerous species of threatened and endangered birds and wildlife on the Reservation and its surrounding area. If there is no conservation officer available for this position the Tribes will seek one or two Tribal members to attend training to become an officer. It is the Tribes hope to protect these species and enhance the habitat available for them. There needs to be attention given to this sensitive ecosystem to maintain this wildlife for future generations to enjoy.

Reviews and Recommendations

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