Accelerate conservation adoption in the Western Lake Erie Basin

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
Department of Agriculture, Kentucky State Office
Description: 

Deadline Passed 07/15/2018. Deadline Unknown for 2019. The purpose of this announcement is to advertise opportunities to parties who are interested in partnering with NRCS to accelerate conservation adoption in the Western Lake Erie Basin (WLEB), in order to reduce nutrient runoff from agricultural lands and improve water quality in the WLEB. Proposals should address the key conservation objectives and focus areas described below. NRCS will accept applications under this notice for single or multiyear applications (up to three years) submitted by eligible entities based in Indiana or with substantial operations in Indiana.

Category: 
Western Lake Erie Basin, conservation, partnership, agricultural runoff, water quality
Funding Amount: 
$75,000-$100,000
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) included in eligibility
Contact Information: 
Jill Reinhart Assistant State Conservationist-Partnerships Phone 317-290-3200