Projects in Design/Construction

Panhandle

  1. Cabinet Gorge Hatchery
    A project to repair all 64 of the outside concrete raceways (concrete repair) is in the design stage. This is a FY17 funded project scheduled for summer of 2017.
  2. Gene Day Pond Phase 2
    A project to complete the fishing pond in Osburn, Id has been bid and awarded. The project is to be completed by June 2017.
  3. CDA WMA Bunkhouse
    A project to construct a bunkhouse with water and septic on the Coeur d’Alene WMA is in the design phase. The project is to be completed by September 2017.

Clearwater

  1. Myrtle Building
    A project to demolish and haul away the existing two story building will be accomplished in March 2017 by the Engineering Bureau Construction Crew.
  2. Winchester Dam
    Repair of sink hole and siphon. The failed siphon piping was replaced and is now functional which gives IDFG the ability to control the water surface of the reservoir. Work on the sink hole repair has been completed.  Additional work to the outlet gate is scheduled for March 2017.

Southwest

  1. Black Sands Boat Ramp
    A project to replace a concrete boat ramp, install boat docks with concrete abutments, construct ADA parking pad, and a pad for an ADA porta-potty.  Owyhee County is funding the project and has hired a contractor for construction.  Work has begun.  Anticipate completion in spring 2017.
  2. MK Nature Center
    A project to do a minor repair on the pressure irrigation system is in the bid process. Construction anticipated for spring 2017.
  3. Regional Office
    A project to construct a new ADA entryway (concrete sidewalk and landing) as well as new asphalt overlay of upper and lower parking lots is in the bid process.  Project funded by Permanent Building Fund monies.
  4. Fort Boise Shop
    A project to construct a shop building at the Fort Boise WMA headquarters is in the construction stage.  Construction will be completed by the end of March 2017.
  5. Wilson Springs Ponds
    A project to remove sediment by suction dredging method from Trophy Pond, North Pond, and South Pond.  Project has begun.  Anticipate completion in April 2017.
  6. Montour WMA Water Control
    A project to replace two existing water control structures at the Montour WMA.  Project is designed.  Anticipate construction by the IDFG Engineering Crew to start in March 2017.
  7. Nampa Hatchery
    Project to install sump, submersible pump, and piping for backup water to A-Ponds.  Construction by IDFG Construction Crew is complete.  Electrician scheduled to perform hook-up by early March.  Anticipate completion in March 2017.
  8. Small raceway repairs.  Work to tilting upright 3 raceway walls, repair cracks, and epoxy paint approximately half of small raceways in March 2017.  Remaining small raceways to have cracks repaired and epoxy paint in fall of 2017.
  9. Large raceway repairs.  Work includes repairing cracks, spall repairs, and epoxy painting of concrete walls and floors.  Anticipate construction during various work windows in summer 2017.
  10. Map Rock
    Boating access site on the Snake River.  The project is to replace concrete ramp, enlarge parking area by grading and placing gravel, place gravel on roads to site, install ADA parking pad adjacent to existing vault toilet, install new vault restroom at the north end of site, and install wire and cable fencing.  Design is complete.  Grant approval and permits are pending.  Anticipate construction by F&G crew in summer of 2017.
  11. Bent Lane
    A project to construct a gravel parking area with boulder traffic control is in the design stage. Construction by the IDFG Engineering Crew is planned for end of February.
  12. Bugle Basin Barn (Andrus WMA)
    A project to address foundation issues is in the design stage.
  13. Roberts Access
    A project to improve the failing end of the boat ramp at Roberts Access is in  the design phase.  Construction by the F&G crew is planned for FY17.

Magic Valley

  1. Hagerman Hatchery Septic System
    Project to replace sewage lagoon with pressurized subsurface septic system.  Design is complete and has been submitted to the local Health District for their review and approval.  Anticipate construction in summer 2017.
  2. Mormon Reservoir
    Project to add (6) floating docks, replace outhouse and construct an ADA compliant sidewalk has been designed and approved.  Anticipate construction by the IDFG Engineering Crew to start in March.
  3. Hagerman Hatchery Covers
    Project to install a structural cover over Tucker Raceways 1 through 8 is in the design phase.  The project includes some raceway repair and installing covers over the Tucker Springs inlet area. Construction planned for FY17.
  4. Lava Point Ramp (Magic Reservoir)
    Project to improve the failing concrete ramp at Lava Point is in the design stage. Construction by the IDFG Engineering Crew is scheduled for May of 2017.
  5. Regional Office
    A project to improve building security has been completed.

Southeast

  1. American Falls Hatchery
    Project to purchase a pre-fab modular home, construct foundations, and install all utilities for the residence.  This includes constructing a garage to be used by occupants.  Anticipate award to vendor for purchase of residence in March 2017.  Design of garage is complete.  Anticipate construction in summer of 2017.
  2. Springfield Hatchery
    Project to add a culvert at one county road crossing and enlarge an existing culvert at another crossing.  Project needed to handle increased hatchery flows anticipated in the near future.  Project on hold while analyzing flows.

Upper Snake

  1. South Fork Teton Access
    A project to construct a boat ramp and gravel parking area. Engineering plans are completed and permits have been obtained. Construction is on hold.
  2. Tex Creek WMA Project to construct foundations and assemble kit for a 50’ x 100’ open sided building for parking equipment out of the weather. Construction of concrete foundation is complete. Postponed construction of building until spring 2017 due to weather.
  3. Mackay Hatchery
    Project to purchase pre-fab modular home, construct foundation, construct septic system, and install all utilities for the residence. Includes constructing a garage to be used by occupants. Anticipate award to vendor for purchase of residence in March 2017. Design of garage is complete. Anticipate construction in summer of 2017.

    Large raceway repairs. Includes repairing cracks and spall areas of concrete walls. Anticipate construction in summer 2017.
  4. Bates Bridge Ramp
    A project to construct a boat ramp and gravel parking area. Project is in the design stage. Construction scheduled for August 2017.
  5. Market Lake WMA Shop
    A project to construct an addition to the Market Lake WMA Shop is in the design phase. Construction is scheduled for June 2017.

Salmon

  1. Upper Salmon Basin Fish Habitat Improvements
    The region is working with consultants to design and construct stream restoration projects throughout the Upper Salmon Basin.
  2. Redfish Lake Creek Sockeye collection facility
    A design/build contract has been signed. Design and permitting is on-going. Construction planned for June-Oct, 2017.