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Submit a Late Summer Farmlands Habitat Program Bid

Late Summer Farmlands Habitat Program Bid Form

DEADLINE: June 17, 2024 at noon

Image of Sandhill Cranes Late Summer Farmlands Habitat Program Bid Form DEADLINE: June 17, 2024 at noon [formassembly formid=5120363]

BirdReturns Late Summer Farmlands Habitat Program Bid Form

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Please submit your bid(s) below for the Late Summer Farmlands Habitat program by noon on June 17, 2024. Questions about this form or the bidding process can be directed to:

Billy Abbott  Bekka Rosenkrantz
Avian Field Science Manager  Project Associate
The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy
(530) 228-1862
(916) 822-3733

For this bid you will need to attach an aerial or online map or maps, such as a Google maps, that include each of the fields proposed in your bid.

Organization's legal name
County where the fields included in this bid are located. If your fields span multiple counties, choose the one where most of your fields are located.
Primary Contact Information
Contract Representative
Property Details
Name of the property that the fields are on.
Include as much detail as possible and attach a map (below).
Bid Details
The Late Summer Farmlands Habitat program is designed to provide habitat for migratory shorebirds, early arriving wintering waterfowl and other waterbirds. This Late Summer program requires the maintenance of shallow flooded conditions on fallow or harvested fields that are managed to minimize crop stubble and vegetation. Enrolled acreage must be fully flooded by the selected program start date and maintained for 5 weeks between July 15 and September 30. Weeks 1-3: flood up to 4 inches. Weeks 4-5: evaporative drawdown and maintain moist soil conditions. For sloping fields, the deep end may be greater than 4 inches, and the shallow end should have moist soil conditions or mudflats. 
Fields included in your bid
Click the Add Another Field link at the end of this section to include an additional field in this bid.
The field name as listed on the map that you attach to this bid.
Include all the costs required to deliver this habitat.
Date by which required field depths are achieved.
30 acres minimum

Please separate multiple crops with a semi-colon or indicate if idle. (ex: Wheat; Alfalfa)
Do you produce conventional or organic crops?
Source(s) of water to be used for this program.
Check all that apply.
You can select multiple options.
Please separate multiple preparation types with a semi-colon. (ex: Type 1; Type 2)

Crop History

Please separate multiple crops with a semi-colon. (ex: Wheat; Alfalfa)
Attach Field Maps
Please attach an image or pdf file that clearly shows a map of the field(s) corresponding to this bid. Click 'Attach Another Map' below to attach more than one file. Aerial or online maps, such as Google maps, are preferred. 
Note: the attachment must be no larger than 5MB in size.
Please include any additional information that will help us to understand your attached map(s).
Please check each of these boxes and enter your full name below (required):
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1) Click the checkbox to confirm you are not a robot.
2) Carefully review your above bid(s).
3) Select the Submit button below.