The Colorado Plateau Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit provides funding and technical assistance for research and education on natural and cultural resources on the Colorado Plateau. It does so by approving "Task Agreements" that describe the act of funding a new project proposal.
For a list of CPCESU Documents, including Cooperative and Joint Venture Agreements and Amendments, please see our Documents Page.
A Task Agreement is always between these three entities:
Administrative Guidance: Allowable Costs Under CPCESU Agreements
Each CESU provides many choices of experts in all fields of study and education. The link below will take you to a listing of each of our partners and their faculty or staff directories. You may look up individuals or consult department directories.
Please click here for a list of experts at partner institutions.
General Steps to be Completed for All Projects
Additional Federal Agency Steps to be Completed