The Sierra Nevada Conservancy is now accepting pre-applications through August 5th for its Forest Health grant program.
The Forest Health grant program supports forest health projects that result in multiple watershed benefits, consistent with the following purposes:
- Reducing wildfire risks, protecting communities and their watersheds, and promoting watershed health
- Protecting and restoring rural and urban watershed health to improve watershed storage capacity, forest health, protection of life and property, and greenhouse gas reduction
- Supporting watershed adaptation projects to reduce the impacts of climate changes on California’s communities and ecosystems
The grant program is funded by Proposition 1, the Water Quality, Supply, and Infrastructure Improvement Bond Act of 2014 and Proposition 68, the California Drought, Water, Parks, Climate, Coastal Protection, and Outdoor Access For All Act of 2018.
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