PurposeThe Town of Cable is sponsoring an AIS prevention and education project. Project activities include: 1) Recruit and train volunteers. 2) Implement a CB/CW program by inspecting boats and educating public at Perry, Tahkodah, and Cable Lake landings. 3) Collect plant samples from boaters/lakeshore owners and map location. 4) Educate public about AIS by posting landings, distributing educational material to public, and submit articles. 5) Develop a traveling AIS exhibit.
Deliverables include: 1) Final Report summarizing accomplishments/progress of the grant including sign construction and watercraft inspection report detailing total time and number of people reached; 2) Verification of training of inspectors and monitors such as agendas and attendance lists; 3) CB/CW survey results; completed entry of daily inspection 3200-120 and monitoring forms into the DNR website database; 4) Report on construction/maintenance of educational signage; 5) Copies of newsletters, brochures and educational materials; 6) Report on traveling AIS exhibit; 7) Report on aquatic plant sampling/collection including monthly boat monitoring observations of any detected aquatic invasive species with appropriate maps; 8) Any AIS related materials generated or paid for by this grant.
Special condition: The project sponsor shall immediately contact proper DNR authorities in the event in the event of a new aquatic invasive species infestation.
This scope is intended to summarize the detailed scope provided in the grant application and does not supersede grant application specifics. Data, records, and reports, including GIS-based maps and digital images, must be submitted to the Department in a format specified by the regional AIS Coordinator. It is recommended that Grantee provide AIS Coordinator with a draft final report. The DNR shall receive a paper and electronic copy of the final report.
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