Bring Back the Natives/More Fish

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
NGO, DOI, USDA
Description: 

RFP closed for FY 2015; Unknown grant status for FY 2016. Bring Back the Natives funds on-the-ground efforts to restore, protect, and enhance native aquatic species to their historic range. Projects should involve partnerships between communities, agencies, private landowners, and organizations and should focus on habitat needs of species such as fish, invertebrates, and amphibians. The Bring Back the Natives/More Fish program invests ins conservation activities that restore, protect, and enhance native populations of sensitive or listed fish species across the United States, especially in areas on or adjacent to federal agency lands.

Category: 
Natural Resources, Wildlife, Aquatice Species Conservation
Funding Amount: 
Individual awards between $25,000 and $100,000
Matching Funds: 
Suggested 2:1 non-federal match
Eligibility: 
Nonprofit organizations, universities, Native American tribes, and local, state, and federal agencies.
Contact Information: 
Cara Rose, (503) 417-8700 x 6008 cara.rose@nfwf.org