U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
 
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UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
Washington, D. C. 20240
 
March 26, 2009
 
In Reply Refer To:
5000, 5200 (270) P
 
EMS TRANSMISSION 03/30/2009
Information Bulletin No. 2009-057
 
To:             All BLM Offices                                                                                             
 
From:         Assistant Director, Renewable Resources and Planning
 
Subject:     Request for Nominations for Stewardship Contracting Workshop                     
 
The Division of Forests and Woodlands is requesting nominations for the Stewardship
Contracting Workshop. This course is listed in DOI Learn at: www.doilearn.doi.gov.
 
                             Dates:                 May, 18 – 22, 2009
                                    Location:                     Boise, ID
 
This course will provide you with guidance to design and manage stewardship contracts and
agreements. You will learn how to choose the right contract or agreement (and the contents of
each), conduct outreach and market research, as well as financial and progress tracking and
monitoring. Also included is hands-on training for SCID, the Stewardship Contracting
Information Database. 
 
This training course is required for employees who are responsible for the development,
procurement & administration of stewardship contracts & agreements. Employees engaged in
lanning, implementing and monitoring stewardship contracting in each state will benefit from
this training, including stewardship project leads, state stewardship contracting coordinators,
state forestry program leads, state fuels program leads, and state procurement analysts and
contracting officers. As stated in WO IM No. 2005-134, contracting officers wishing to receive
elegated authority to award stewardship contracts must successfully complete this course as
ell as a performance-based service contracting course.
lease register at DOI Learn, or by calling the individuals listed below by May 1, 2009.
 
Your salary, travel and per diem are to be paid by your home office. The tuition for this class
will be paid by the Washington Office.
 

 

If you have any questions regarding this class, please call Linda Johnson, Course Coordinator, at
(602) 906-5662 or Jim Bowmer, National Stewardship Coordinator, at (202) 452-5081.
 
Signed by:                                                                   Authenticated by:
Edwin L. Roberson                                                     Robert M. Williams
Assistant Director                                                       Division of IRM Governance
Renewable Resources and Planning
 
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