FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: USDA Announces Availability of $12.5 million in Conservation Innovation Grants

From the USDA/NRCS: USDA announced today it is investing up to $12.5 million to help support the adoption of innovative conservation approaches on agricultural lands. USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is accepting proposals through July 30, 2019, for national Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG). CIG projects inspire creative problem-solving that boosts production on farms, ranches, and private forests – ultimately, […]

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Prop 68 Groundwater Treatment and Remediation Grant Program Draft Guidelines

Proposition 68 was passed by voters in June 2018. The State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) will administer $74 million from Chapter 11.1 for grants for treatment and remediation activities that prevent or reduce the contamination of groundwater that serves as a source of drinking water. Division of Financial Assistance (DFA) staff have drafted the Proposition 68 Groundwater […]

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: USDA Seeks Project Proposals to Protect and Restore Critical Wetlands

From the USDA/NRCS: USDA is making available up to $40 million in technical and financial assistance to help eligible conservation partners voluntarily protect, restore and enhance critical wetlands on agricultural lands. Restored wetlands improve water quality downstream and improve wildlife habitat, while also providing flood prevention and recreational benefits to communities. “These locally-led partnerships are instrumental in achieving greater wetland […]

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Wetlands Restoration for Greenhouse Gas Reduction 2019 Draft Solicitation and Guidelines

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has released its Draft Proposal Solicitation Notice (PDF) and Solicitation and Evaluation Guidelines (PDF) for public review and comment. Comments on the Draft PSN and Guidelines can be submitted via email at wetlandrestoration@wildlife.ca.gov by 5:00 PM on June 18, 2019. Comments can also be made during a Public PSN Workshop (see below for schedule). […]

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Infrastructure Funding Fair for Butte County recovery efforts

Join the California Financing Coordinating Committee (CFCC) on July 9 in Chico for this special funding fair. This funding fair will focus specifically on the recovery efforts in Butte County and surrounding areas. CFCC has conducted free funding fairs statewide each year to educate the public and offer potential customers the opportunity to meet with financial representatives from each agency […]

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Green Infrastructure Grant Program Guidelines and Solicitation

The California Natural Resources Agency will be accepting project proposals for the Green Infrastructure Grant Program from May 13, 2019 through June 28, 2019. Approximately $18.5 million in awards will be funded by the program. Applicants submitting the most competitive proposals will be invited to participate in the next level of the competitive process, anticipated late Summer/early Fall 2019. The […]

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: USDA Opens Signup for New On-Farm Trials Effort

From the USDA: USDA is investing up to $25 million per year over the next five years to help support the adoption and evaluation of innovative conservation approaches on agricultural lands. USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is accepting proposals through July 15, 2019, for On-Farm Conservation Innovation Trials (On-Farm Trials), a new, additional sub-program created by the 2018 Farm […]

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Bureau of Reclamation makes up to $3 million available for 2019 Water Marketing Strategy Grants

From the Bureau of Reclamation: The 2019 Water Marketing Strategy Grants funding opportunity is now available from the Bureau of Reclamation. This funding opportunity is available to water entities to establish or expand water markets or water marketing activities. Reclamation will make available up to $200,000 for simple projects that can be completed within two years and up to $400,000 […]

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: U.S. EPA Announces Availability of $291.7 Million in New Funding to Improve Water Infrastructure in the Pacific Southwest and Pacific Islands

From the US EPA: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the availability of nearly $2.6 billion in new funds to assist states, tribes and territories with improving drinking water and wastewater infrastructure across the country. Arizona, California, Nevada, and the Pacific Island Territories are eligible to receive a total of $291.7 million. This funding advances President Trump’s efforts to rebuild […]

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WATER RECYCLING FUNDING PROGRAM – Funding Availability and Grant Limit

From the State Water Resources Control Board: The State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) recently posted the Draft Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) Intended Use Plan (IUP) for State Fiscal Year 2019-20 at: https://www.waterboards.ca.gov/public_notices/comments/index.html.  Parties interested in the Water Recycling Funding Program (WRFP) are encouraged to review Section III.C of the IUP for information regarding the availability […]

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