Bid4Birds: Spring 2024 Program

Important: Bids must be received online by midnight on Sunday, January 14, 2024.

Thank you for participating in our Waterbird Habitat Program! Before you begin filling out the form, please make sure you can provide an image of the property. A screen shot of a Google Map or something similar is ok.

Spring Habitat Bid Form

  • Include as much detail as possible and attach a map
  • Allowed file extensions:(.jpg, .gif, .png, .pdf, .kmz, .kml) Maximum File Size 20MB.
    Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, pdf, kmz, kml, Max. file size: 20 MB.
  • Timing matters

    Flooded habitat in late March and April is more valuable and can increase your chance of being selected.
  • Please indicate your preferred start date. Start dates CAN NOT be earlier than February 15, 2023.
    MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Please indicate your preferred flood duration below. The period will begin on the date that you have selected above.
  • For EACH field in the bid, list the FIELD NAME and the respective ACRES.
  • If you are applying with more than one field in the same bid, are you willing to accept an enrollment option that does not include all of the fields?
  • I have reviewed the Practice Requirements. I understand the exclusion areas and acceptable straw management practices for this program
  • When were these fields first flooded this year? Please list each field and the flood date.
  • Did these fields have a rice crop in 2023 or were they Fallow?
  • Select all that apply
  • Check all that apply
  • I represent and warrant that the acres included in this bid are not concurrently enrolled in any State, Federal, Non-profit, or other programs during the same flooding period (including mitigation or easements). The Foundation will coordinate with organizations currently providing incentives for post-harvest flooding to ensure there is no direct overlap in the programs.
  • Agreement

    By signing below, I acknowledge that the information I am providing in this document is accurate. I also acknowledge that I have the power to and am authorized to execute the Contract with respect to my bid, and agree that if my bid is accepted I will promptly execute a contract in the form of the Contract and will implement the above specified program option on the above named acres, barring acts of God and other force majeure, in exchange for payment at least equal to my bid.
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  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
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