BPA Fish and Wildlife FY 1997 Proposal

Section 1. Administrative
Section 2. Narrative
Section 3. Budget

see CBFWA and BPA funding recommendations

Section 1. Administrative

Title of project
Essential M&E Infrastructure - Pit Tag Monitor Procurement and Installation

BPA project number   9701000

Business name of agency, institution or organization requesting funding

Sponsor type   Placeholder

Proposal contact person or principal investigator

 NameLarry Parrish
 Mailing address

BPA technical contact   Tom Morse, EWN 503/230-3694

Biological opinion ID   RM&EP A.2-B.4 NMFS-BO RPA Sec.13, 22 & ITS-14

NWPPC Program number   5.0F.10, 5.0F.9

Short description
This project evaluates and procures commercially available PIT tag monitoring and associated equipment needed to develop the data and information that will be used to determine if NMFS BO and other Environmental Statute requirements are met. These equipment are part of the essential M&E monitoring infrastructure of the Columbia River system needed to monitor the status and condition of salmonids in the Basin.

Project start year   1996    End year   2001

Start of operation and/or maintenance   

Project development phase   Implementation

Section 2. Narrative

Related projects

Project history

Biological results achieved

Annual reports and technical papers

Management implications

Specific measureable objectives

Testable hypothesis

Underlying assumptions or critical constraints


Brief schedule of activities

Biological need

Critical uncertainties

Summary of expected outcome

Dependencies/opportunities for cooperation


Monitoring activity

Section 3. Budget

Data shown are the total of expense and capital obligations by fiscal year. Obligations for any given year may not equal actual expenditures or accruals within the year, due to carryover, pre-funding, capitalization and difference between operating year and BPA fiscal year.

Historic costsFY 1996 budget data*Current and future funding needs
(none) Obligation: 0
Authorized: 0
Planned: 191,500
1997: 2,500,000
1998: 3,000,000
1999: 1,300,000
2000: 700,000
2001: 500,000

* For most projects, Authorized is the amount recommended by CBFWA and the Council. Planned is amount currently allocated. Contracted is the amount obligated to date of printout.

Funding recommendations

CBFWA funding review group   Mainstem

Recommendation    Tier 1 - fund

Recommended funding level   $2,500,000