San Francisco Bay Joint Venture

A partnership working to protect, restore, increase, and enhance wetland habitats
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Wetland Program Development Grant (WPDG)
CategoryFederal
Funding AgencyU.S. Environmental Protection Agency
TitleWetland Program Development Grant (WPDG)
DescriptionWPDGs provide eligible applicants an opportunity to conduct projects that promote the coordination and acceleration of research, investigations, experiments, training, demonstrations, surveys and studies relating to the causes, effects, extent, prevention, reduction and elimination of water pollution. WPDGs assist state, tribal, local government (S/T/LG) agencies and interstate/intertribal entities in building programs to protect, manage and restore wetlands. States, tribes, local governments, interstate associations, and intertribal consortia are eligible to apply for the Regional WPDG Request for Proposals (RFPs). Nonprofits, interstate associations and intertribal consortia are eligible to apply for the National WPDG RFPs. WPDGs provide applicants an opportunity to develop and refine comprehensive state/tribal/local government wetland programs. These programs are meant to: Build the capacity of state/tribal/local governments to increase the quantity and quality of wetlands in the U.S. by conserving and restoring wetland acreage and improving wetland condition. Use one or more of the following “Core Elements” in order to achieve this goal.
Amount $$75,000 to $220,000
ContactLeana Rosetti (rosetti.leana@epa.gov) EPA Region 9
Application Deadline2021-07-06
Funding CycleOngoing
Linkhttps://www.epa.gov/wetlands/wetland-program-development-grants-and-epa-wetlands-grant-coordinators#about
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