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Company Information:

Company Name: Bitterroot Restoration Inc.
City: Corvallis
State: MT
Zip+4: 59828
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (406) 961-4991

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $329,478.00 4
SBIR Phase II $1,020,130.00 2

Award List:

Alternative Container Design for Large Acreage Revegetataion

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Tim W. Meikle
Award Amount: $69,550.00
Abstract:
Revegetation of arid lands disturbed by fire, or by cropping, mining, and other activities, represent a continuous and substantial expenditure by the responsible entities. In 1999, the U.S. Department of Agriculture expenditures for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in Washington were several… More

Alternative Growth Medium Product to Promote VAM Colonization

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Tim Meikle
Award Amount: $79,946.00
Abstract:
VAM inoculum is a common specification for large-scale plant production contracts throughout the United States. Currently, VAM inoculation is required for the production of native plant materials in revegetation efforts associated with fire rehabilitation, mine reclamation, conservation plantings,… More

EcoSod: An Alternative Native Sod Solution for Highway Construction Projects

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOT
Principal Investigator: Tim Meikle, Director of Research and Development
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
The Surface Transporation and Uniform Relocation Assistance Act (STURAA) requires the use of native grasses and wildflowers within highway corridors. A major problem for the revegetation industry has been the ability to predictably establish native vegetation from seed. The production of native… More

Phase II: VAM-Gro: Alternative Growth Media to Promote VAM Colonization

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Tim W. Meikle
Award Amount: $296,000.00
Abstract:
VAM inoculum is commonly specified for large-scale plant production contracts throughout the United States, including revegetation efforts associated with fire rehabilitation, mine reclamation, conservation plantings, contaminated site cleanup, and other activities. These activities represent a… More

Range Tech DSS: Decision Support System for Rangeland Health Monitoring

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Tim W. Meikle
Award Amount: $79,982.00
Abstract:
Current systems for acquiring and accessing rangeland health data are inadequate to meet the needs of an increasingly complex management process that requires public accountability. Traditional field-based data acquisition, such as visual assessment, quadrat, and point frame methods are highly… More

Phase II: EcoSod An Alternative Native Sod Solution for Highway Construction

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOT
Principal Investigator: Tim W. Meikle, Director of R&D
Award Amount: $724,130.00
Abstract:
The Surface Transportation and Uniform Relocation Assistance Act requires the use of native grasses and wildflowers within highway corridors. A major problem for the revegetation industry has been the ability to predictably establish native vegetation from seed. The production of native sods would… More