FWS National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program FY 2015

Type: 
Funding
Description: 

Deadline passed as of June 30, 2017. Deadline for 2018 unknown. The Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection, and Restoration Act (Section 305, Title III, Public Law 101‐646, 16 U.S.C. 3954) established the National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program (NCWCGP) to acquire, restore, and enhance wetlands in coastal States through competitive matching grants to State agencies. The primary goal of the NCWCGP is the long‐term conservation of coastal wetland ecosystems. In FY 2013, the NCWCGP will fund 24 to 26 individual projects encompassing 4,690 to 5,500 acres of coastal habitat.

Category: 
Wetlands, Coasts, Conservation
Funding Amount: 
$25,000-$1,000,000.
Matching Funds: 
Yes.
Eligibility: 
State governments