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May 10, 2024

Save the Date: Listening and Learning Session on Wildfire Resilience in the North Coast featuring Tribal and county leaders, USFS and CAL FIRE agency representatives, local and regional experts

June 13, 2024

Interactive Session
in person – Eureka Area

Details and registration link coming soon

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May 6, 2024

NCRP CAL FIRE Forest Health Pilot Implementation Project Solicitation

The North Coast Resource Partnership (NCRP) is pleased to offer a request for proposals for NCRP CAL FIRE Forest Health Pilot Implementation Projects: restoration and reforestation activities that significantly increase the resiliency of forests in the North Coast while also mitigating climate change, protecting communities from fire risk, strengthening rural economies, and improving water and air quality.

Project Applications are due AUGUST 4, 2024

Proposal Materials, Project Review Guidelines, Schedule, & Proposal Support details are available on the NCRP informational website: NCRP CAL FIRE Forest Health Pilot Implementation Grants

Technical Assistance for NCRP CAL FIRE Forest Health Project Development and application support accepted and awarded on a rolling basis, through June 1, 2024.

Project application materials must be submitted using the NCRP Project Tracker system.

INQUIRIES AND PROJECT TRACKER SUPPORT:

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April 19, 2024

RFP for Technical Assistance for NCRP CAL FIRE Forest Health Project Development

The North Coast Resource Partnership (NCRP) is pleased to offer an RFP for Technical Assistance for the NCRP CAL FIRE Forest Health Pilot Implementation Project Grant Program. The solicitation for implementation projects is expected to roll-out in May 2024.

Please see the NCRP Project Tracker Technical Assistance RFP webpage for instructions and more information.

Proposals will be accepted & awarded on a rolling basis through June 1, 2024.

Direct technical assistance for project development, prioritizing projects that benefit Tribes and economically disadvantaged communities, will be made available via this request for proposals solicitation. The Technical Assistance will support grant applications for the NCRP CAL FIRE Forest Health Pilot grant program and will target the development of large, multi-benefit forest resiliency projects in priority project areas identified by the North Coast Forest Health screening assessment in the following NCRP CAL FIRE Forest Health Pilot Regional Assessment Review Story Map. All projects must include Activities supported by the Forest Health Program:

  • Forest Fuels Reduction
  • Prescribed Fire
  • Cultural Fire
  • Pest Management
  • Reforestation
  • Biomass Utilization

For more information:

  • General questions or assistance with NCRP Project Tracker: Rose Roberts at rroberts@northcoastresourcepartnership.org
  • For Tribal questions please call or email NCRP Director of Tribal Engagement, Sherri Norris sherri@cieaweb.org or 510-848-2043, and/or Javier Silva, Tribal Technical Assistance Coordinator, jsilva9806@gmail.com.
  • Note that Tribal project sponsors can request proposal assistance from the NCRP Tribal Engagement Team.
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April 5, 2024

North Coast Resource Partnership Quarterly Meeting – October 18, 2024

The next North Coast Resource Partnership Quarterly Meeting is October 18, 2024.

The meeting will be held in Del Norte County.
Meeting location, agenda and other information will be posted here in September.

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April 4, 2024

Tribal Engagement with CEQA and NEPA Online Workshop

This workshop with Legal counsel, Sara Clark, and urban planner, Kristi Bascom was held on April 15, 2024. A link to the video is available below.

The presentation covered:

  • CEQA and NEPA basics, how they are similar (and not)
  • Different ways Tribes and Tribal organizations may engage in a CEQA or NEPA process
  • Best practices for representing Tribal interests
  • Key CEQA and NEPA process milestones to be aware of
  • Legal options to pursue if needed
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February 26, 2024

NCRP Landscape Priority Area Assessment

An online workshop was held on February 22, 2024 with the assessment developers Tukman Geospatial, NCRP and partners to review and discuss parameters for the assessment.

Questions and feedback were provided and responses will be posted here soon.

View a recording of the workshop

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August 14, 2023

Request for Proposals for Technical Assistance for Project Development

The North Coast Resource Partnership (NCRP) is pleased to offer a Request for Proposals for Technical Assistance to Tribes and economically disadvantaged communities to support project development and grant applications for the following programs:

  • NCRP Regional Forest & Fire Capacity (RFFC) program
  • Other funding programs for projects that improve forest health and increase wildfire resilience

Types of TA provided by NCRP consultants may include grant development, preliminary project design/planning, site assessments, mapping and GIS analysis, permitting, project benefits quantification, and cost estimates. Selected applicants will receive technical assistance directly from NCRP technical assistance providers.

All proposals, including supporting documents, must be submitted via the NCRP Project Tracker; please see the NCRP Project Tracker Technical Assistance RFP webpage for instructions and more information.

Proposals will be accepted on a rolling basis via the NCRP Project Tracker and are reviewed quarterly after: February 1, May 1, August 1, November 1.

Apply by May 1, 2024 to be considered in this round!

For more information:

  • General questions or assistance with NCRP Project Tracker: Rose Roberts at rroberts@northcoastresourcepartnership.org
  • For Tribal project questions, please call or email NCRP Director of Tribal Engagement, Sherri Norris sherri@cieaweb.org or 510-848-2043, and/or Javier Silva, Tribal Technical Assistance Coordinator, jsilva9806@gmail.com.
  • Note that Tribal project sponsors can request proposal assistance from the NCRP Tribal Engagement Team.
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May 9, 2023

NCRP Request for Qualifications

The North Coast Resource Partnership (NCRP) maintains an open Request for Qualifications (RFQ) process to identify consultants to provide an array of technical services for the North Coast Region. Consultants may be contracted to provide technical assistance for project sponsors throughout the region who apply for and receive awards through the NCRP Technical Assistance Program. In addition, consultant services may include providing content and review for North Coast planning documents, research, data development, spatial analysis and mapping, project identification, development, evaluation and enhancement, and regulatory and permitting assistance.

Consultants that have submitted recent SOQs and are currently on the List of Consultant Resources for the North Coast Region do not need to resubmit. If consultants wish to update their entry on the List and/or update their SOQ, please contact Rose Roberts, rroberts@northcoastresourcepartnership.org.


Proposal Packet

All proposals should include a Cover Page along with Specific Proposal Requirements as described in the NCRP Consultant Request for Qualifications and an SOQ that will be included in the publicly available List of Consultant Resources.

Delivery of Proposals

Proposals should be emailed to rroberts@northcoastresourcepartnership.org.

 

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April 30, 2023

North Coast Resource Partnership Quarterly Meetings

The NCRP Leadership Council and Technical Peer Review Committee Meetings are held quarterly on the third Friday of the following months: January, April, July, and October, except where indicated. All meetings are open to the public with opportunities for public comment.

Please Join Us!

2024 MEETING DATES

  • April 26 – Weaverville
  • July 19 – Del Norte
  • October 18 – Yreka

 

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