Tribal Wetland Program Development

Type: 
Funding
Grant Deadline: 
01/15/2021
Organization: 
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Description: 

Deadline: 01/15/2021. Tribal Wetland Program Development Grants (WPDGs) assist tribal governments and intertribal consortia to develop or refine tribal programs which protect, manage, and restore wetlands. The primary focus of these grants is to develop/refine tribal wetland programs. The goals of EPA’s wetland program include increasing the quantity and quality of wetlands in the U.S. by conserving and restoring wetland acreage and improving wetland condition. In pursuing these goals, EPA seeks to develop the capacity of all levels of government to develop and refine effective, comprehensive programs for wetland protection and management.

Category: 
wetlands, conservation, clean water act
Funding Amount: 
$25,000-$250,000
Matching Funds: 
Yes, 25%

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Tribal governments and intertribal consortia are eligible to apply for WPDGs under this announcement. Tribes must be federally recognized, although “Treatment as a state” status in accordance with CWA Section 518(e) is not required
Contact Information: 
If you have any questions please contact Myra Price at price.myra@epa.gov or WPDG-RFA@epa.gov.