CESU -- Understanding Thermal Mixing, Water Quality, and Algae Dynamics with the Pulsing of Releases from Jordan Reservoir in the Cape Fear River

Funding Agency:
Department of the Interior

Responses to this Request for Statements of Interest (RSOI) will be used to identify potential investigators for a project to be funded by the US Army Corps of Engineers (Wilmington District)-Sustainable Rivers Program. The work involves comprehensive support of researchers in studying pulses and flow prescriptions to aid in basin wide efforts, and USACE relationships with water users as well as examining the effectiveness of water releases to achieve the desired outcomes while all in accordance with 10 U.S.C. § 2358 - Research and Development. Approximately $40,000.00 is expected to be available to support this project, for the base period. Additional funding may be available for follow on work in subsequent fiscal years to the successful recipient/awardee.


Deadline for Statements of Interest: 27 July, 2021

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Eligibility Requirements

ELIGIBILITY: This funding opportunity is ONLY available for Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Units under the Piedmont South Atlantic Coast, Chesapeake Watershed & Southern Appalachian Mountains CESUs.

Funding Type





Environmental & Life Sciences

External Deadline

July 27, 2021