Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 25, 2016
REVISED October 25, 2016 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #29

2016 National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Grant Agreement


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Charlie Hunsicker, Director, Parks and Natural Resources Department

Action Requested

Authorization for the Chairman to execute National Fish and Wildlife Grant Agreement #6001.16.052608 in the amount of $82,000.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

FS 125

Background Discussion

The Parks and Natural Resources department has been awarded $82,000 funding to construct a series of oyster bars/reefs at Robinson Preserve using funds awarded by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation on a competitive basis and subject to the terms of the attached agreement. These oyster bars will provide essential fish and wildlife habitat and will be built using a contracted firm.

County Attorney Review
Formal Written Review (Opinion memo must be attached)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Return two (2) executed originals of grant agreement to
Michael Elswick, Parks and Natural Resources, for transmittal to NFWF for countersignature.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  NFWF_Grant Agreement_2016b.pdf
Attachment:  CAO Comments 8-29-16.pdf
Attachment:  CAO Memo08_29_2016.pdf