Foundation / Corporation
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
10/20/20 8:59 PM PT
Grants to California and Nevada nonprofit organizations, agencies, educational institutions, and Indian tribes to protect natural water resources in eligible regions. Eligible activities include land and wetland restoration, removal of invasives, capacity and outreach incentives, water acquisitions or leases, plant cultivation, restoring hydrology, and planning, research, and monitoring. To be eligible for funding, projects must occur within the Desert Terminal Lakes geography in Nevada and California which includes Walker, Pyramid, and Summit Lakes as well as associated resources in the Truckee River Basin, Carson River Basin, Walker River Basin, and Summit Lake Basin.
NFWF will provide funding to projects that provide water to at-risk natural desert terminal lakes and/or protect and conserve associated riparian and watershed resources.
The top priorities for this funding are:
Funds can also be used to evaluate the results of acquiring water rights and leasing water from willing sellers as well as research, monitoring, and assessment of conservation efforts in DTL region.
GrantWatch ID#: 192265
6-8 grant awards
Average award size in the range of $100,000-$250,000
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply Online: https://easygrants.nfwf.org/
For more information or questions about this RFP, please contact:
Femke Freiberg, Senior Manager, California Water Programs
Kate Morgan, Coordinator, Water Investments
For issues or assistance with our online Easygrants system, please contact:
1133 Fifteenth St., N.W., Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20005
T 202-857-0166 | F 202-857-0162
Projects must occur within the Desert Terminal Lakes geography in Nevada and California which includes Walker, Pyramid, and Summit Lakes as well as associated resources in the Truckee River Basin, Carson River Basin, Walker River Basin, and Summit Lake Basin.
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