BLM Idaho Wildland Urban Interface Community Fire Assistance

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
DOI, BLM
Description: 

Deadline Passed 8/26/2018. Deadline Unknown for 2019. BLM has an opportunity to work with a partner organization to assist with Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) Community Fire Assistance established by the Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Act to allow the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to enter into financial assistance agreements with local communities to reduce the risk and impact of catastrophic wildfires. This program is in support of protecting the American family, putting America back to work, and creating a conservation stewardship legacy second only to Teddy Roosevelt by providing an opportunity to support planning and implementation of hazardous fuels reduction projects in Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) areas and education and outreach programs that help create fire adapted communities and resilient landscapes.

Category: 
wildfires, conservation, stewardship, education, wildfire prevention, hazardous fuels reduction, adaptation
Funding Amount: 
$100,000
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Contact Information: 
Grants Management Specialist Karina Del Toro (208) 373-3881 kdeltoro@blm.gov