BLM OR/WA Wildland Urban Interface Master Funding Opportunity

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
08/27/2019
Organization: 
BLM OR/WA, DOI
Description: 

The National Fire Plan was implemented in 2001 to assist communities at risk from catastrophic wildland fires by providing assistance in the following areas: Implement hazardous fuels reduction activities, including the training, monitoring or maintenance associated with such hazardous fuels reduction activities, on federal land, or on adjacent nonfederal land for activities that mitigate the threat of catastrophic fire to communities and natural resources in high risk areas; Community programs that develop local capability including; assessment and planning, mitigation activities, Community/homeowner education and action plans Enhance local and small business employment opportunities. 

Category: 
wildfires, hazardous fuels reduction, training, monitoring, natural resources, community preparedness
Funding Amount: 
$3,000-$1,000,000
Matching Funds: 
No
Eligibility: 
Indian Tribes included as eligible applicants
Contact Information: 
Grants Management Specialist-Shelli Timmons Phone: (503) 808-6295 Email: srtimmons@blm.gov