The Great Basin Institute (GBI), on behalf of the U.S. Forest Service (“Forest Service” or “FS”), Sequoia National Forest (SQF), intends to contract a qualified Civil Engineering consultant (“the consultant”) to provide environmental assessment services for forest stewardship actions on National Forest Lands. The GBI is implementing this project under a Supplemental Project Agreement pursuant to a Master Stewardship Agreement between GBI and the US Forest Service. GBI desires to establish one contract with a single consultant for all services requested in this RFP. The successful consultant will be selected through a competitive Request for Proposals (RFP) process. The period of performance will not surpass March 15, 2024, and the consultant will be expected to meet predetermined timelines for deliverables described below.
In 2022, GBI entered into a partnership with the U.