199802200 - Pine Creek Conservation Area: Wildlife Habitat and Watershed Management on 33,557-acres to benefit grassland, shrub-steppe, riparian, and aquatic species
Sponsor: Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon
Budgets: FY07: $278,836 | FY08: $309,615 | FY09: $409,792
Short description: Ongoing wildlife habitat and watershed management on the Pine Creek Conservation Area in FY2007-2009 (includes Pine Creek Ranch and Wagner Ranch acquisitions).
Final Council recommendation (Nov 2006)
Funding category: Expense
Recommended budgets: FY07: $210,000 | FY08: $210,000 | FY09: $210,000
Comment: Interim funding pending wildlife o&m review.
ISRP final recommendation: Fundable
This proposal meets the ISRP review criteria, benefits wildlife, and is an exemplary proposal among the wildlife set of proposals. The project sponsors may want to explore work with their neighbors to expand the benefits of this project.
State/province recommendation: Fundable when money available
Review group: OSPIT - Plateau
Recommended budgets: FY07: (n/a) | FY08: (n/a) | FY09: (n/a)
Comment: For budgetary reasons and respecting local ratings, the top wildlife project in the basin would go unfunded. Will BPA be able to maintain these credits on its ledger? If additional money becomes available, we recommend funding this project.