Cooperating Agency Status

The status of cooperating agencies is summarized in the tables below:

Tribal Governments | Federal Agencies | State Agencies | Local Governments

Tribal Governments
Agency Inquiry Date Invitation Date Response Status MOU
Tohono O’odham Nation              7/10/08 Accepted - 5/13/09  
Federal Agencies
Agency Inquiry Date Invitation Date Response Status MOU
Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians 7/15/08   Declined - 9/04/082  
Department of the Air Force, 162nd Fighter Airwing   7/10/08 Accepted - 8/14/08 View
Department of Army, Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District   7/10/08 Accepted - 8/14/081  
Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration   7/18/08 Declined - 7/31/08  
Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration 7/18/08   Declined  - 8/06/08  
Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Arizona Division 7/22/08   Declined  - 8/26/08  
Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration 7/16/08   Unknown  
Environmental Protection Agency   7/10/08 Declined - 10/14/08  
National Park Service, Saguaro National Park       View
Office of Surface Mining Reclamation 7/14/08   Declined - 5/11/09  
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Fred Lawerence Whipple Observatory     Accepted - 07/09/08 View
USDI Bureau of Land Management, Tucson Field Office   7/10/08 Accepted - 08/06/08 View
USDI Bureau of Reclamation 7/10/08   Declined - 9/12/08  
USDI Fish and Wildlife Service 7/18/08   Unknown  
USDI U.S. Geological Survey 7/18/08   Declined  - 8/14/08  
State Agencies
Agency Inquiry Date Invitation Date Response Status MOU
Arizona Department of Administration, Risk Management 7/18/08   Declined - 5/18/09  
Arizona Department of Game and Fish   7/10/08 Accepted - 7/9/09 View
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality   7/10/08 Accepted - 8/29/08 View
Arizona Department of Mines and Mineral Resources   7/10/08 Accepted - 8/21/08 View
Arizona Department of Public Safety 7/18/08   Declined  - 8/15/08  
Arizona Department of Transportation   7/10/08 Accepted - 6/16/09 View
Arizona Department of Water Resources 7/18/08   Accepted - 8/5/08 View
Arizona Geological Survey 7/18/08   Accepted - 8/18/08 View
Arizona State Historic Preservation Office 7/22/08   Declined - 7/31/08  
Arizona State Land Department   7/10/08 Accepted - 8/27/08 View
Arizona State Mine Inspector 7/18/08   Accepted  - 5/14/09 View
Arizona State Parks 7/18/08   Accepted  - 8/28/08 View
Arizona Water Banking Authority 7/22/08   Declined - 5/11/09  
Local Governments
Agency Inquiry Date Invitation Date Response Status MOU
City of Tucson 7/21/08   Accepted - 8/25/08 View
Cochise County 7/21/08   Declined - 6/8/09  
Pima County   7/10/08 Accepted - 9/14/08 View
Santa Cruz County 7/18/08   Declined - 8/29/08  
Town of Sahuarita   10/9/08 Accepted - 7/1/08 View

1Corps of Engineer policy prohibits signing MOUs. They sent a letter of cooperation parameters.
2Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians declined, but forwarded inquiry on to Bureau of Indian Affairs.