San Francisco Bay Joint Venture

A partnership working to protect, restore, increase, and enhance wetland habitats
throughout the San Francisco Bay region to benefit birds, fish, and other wildlife

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America the Beautiful Challenge
Funding AgencyNational Fish and Wildlife Foundation
TitleAmerica the Beautiful Challenge
DescriptionIntended to streamline grant funding opportunities for new conservation and restoration projects around the U.S., the America the Beautiful Challenge consolidates funding from multiple federal agencies and the private sector to enable applicants to conceive and develop large-scale projects that address shared funder priorities and span public and private lands. The America the Beautiful Challenge is a public-private grant program for locally led ecosystem restoration projects that invest in watershed restoration, resilience, equitable access, workforce development, corridors and connectivity, and collaborative conservation, consistent with the America the Beautiful Initiative.
Amount $85 million in 2022
ContactRachel Dawson ( or Sydney Godbey ( to discuss acceptable alternatives.
Application Deadline2022-07-21
Funding Cycle
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