T & E, inc. is soliciting proposals for research projects. Proposals for work in New Mexico, Arizona and northern Mexico that fall into one of the following topic areas will be given preference:

  • Life histories and management guidelines for federally listed or rare plant and animal species, including keystone species
  • Surveys for under surveyed species, taxa and communities (e.g., non vascular plants, terrestrial invertebrates)
  • Effects of livestock, timber harvesting, recreation or other human related activities on natural communities
  • Ecological processes in old growth forest, desert grassland /shrub communities
  • Exotic species management in natural communities
  • Adaptability of native species to urban/suburban areas
  • Surveys to determine special areas of biological concern on public lands

Please visit our Proposal Format page for directions on how to apply. Proposals should not exceed $3000 per year. Given funding restrictions, overhead is not allowed and smaller requests are encouraged. Funding for more than one year will not be promised.

PROPOSALS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY: November 1


For a statement of program goals and proposed format, or other information, please contact your department head or:


Eleanor Wootten, President
T&E, Inc.
PO Box 190 
Gila, NM 88038 
Phone: 575-535-2068

Email: Woottigose@theriver.com

Albuquerque Office:

Marianne Wootten, Treasurer
T&E, Inc.
8109 Waverly DR NW  
Albuquerque, NM 87120  
Phone: (505) 450-7869

Email: Mwootten@enviroinc.org