Below are the current contract opportunities with the Division of Fisheries and Wildlife. Click on an individual link to find the Request for Response and required forms.

Project Title: Population-level Genetic Analysis and Reproductive Ecology of the Ambystoma jeffersonianum Complex in Massachusetts, 2016  pdf format of Genetic Analysis of Ambystoma jeffersonianum Complex

Project Description: The Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program (NHESP) of the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife is seeking to fund genetic analyses and other work related to ongoing investigations of regional population distributions, local population structures, and reproductive ecology of the Ambystoma jeffersonianum species complex in Massachusetts. 

Project TitleConversion of Agricultural Fields to Native Warm Season Grasses at the Frances Crane WMA pdf format of RFR DFW 2016 029_Conversion of Agricultural Fields to N
file size 2MB Prevailing Wages pdf format of prevailing wages_DFW-2016-029
Addenda No.1 pdf format of Addenda No. 1_project DFW-2016-029

Project Description:  This project will consist of a variety of treatments to restore agricultural fields to warm season grasslands at the Frances Crane Wildlife Management Area located in Falmouth, MA.  Treatments will include mowing, harrowing, grading, removal of woody shrubs and trees including root balls, and planting of warm season grasses.

Title: Phragmites Mowing at Agawam Lake Wildlife Management Area pdf format of DFW-2016-038_Phragmites Mowing at Agawam Lake
file size 4MB, Stockbridge MA

Project Description:  Mowing and mulching of standing dead Phragmites stalks and areas of thick Phragmites thatch on up to 34 acres at the Agawam Lake Wildlife Management Area, Stockbridge.