Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Summary
Projects must be consistent with the purposes of Proposition 1 or Proposition 68 to be eligible for funding by either program. Proposals must address at least one of the following priorities:

Watershed Restoration Grant Program
• Large-scale wildfire recovery response and prevention
• Manage headwaters for multiple benefits
• Protect and restore mountain meadow ecosystems
• Protect and restore anadromous and other non-game native fish habitat
• Protect and restore coastal wetland ecosystems
• Protect and restore cross-border urban creeks and watersheds

Delta Water Quality and Ecosystem Restoration Grant Program
• Improve water quality
• Improve habitats in the Delta
• Planning for multi-benefit restoration through regional partnerships
• Scientific studies to support implementation of the Delta Science Plan and the 2017-2021 Science Action Agenda

Rivers and Streams Restoration Grant Program
• Restore rivers and streams in support of fisheries and wildlife
• Reconnect rivers with their floodplains
• Restore riparian and side-channel habitat
• Restore and protect upper watershed forests and meadows
*Funds available pursuant to this section shall not be expended to pay the costs of the design, construction, operation, mitigation, or maintenance of Delta conveyance facilities (PRC §80132[d] and CWC §79738[f]).
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes
Public Utilities and mutual water companies can apply for Proposition 1 grants.
Federal Agencies can apply for Proposition 68 grants.
Most Recent/Current Due Date
Nov 20, 2019
Due Date Notes
by 4:00 PM, Pacific Daylight Time
Most Recent RFP Release Date
Oct 01, 2019
Max Award
$37,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes
Worth 5 points of 100 points
Funder
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$37,000,000
Competition Notes
There is no maximum or minimum grant amount that can be requested by an applicant. There is approximately $37 million available under this Solicitation for the grant programs.

Under this Solicitation, approximately $37 million is anticipated for award:
• $24 million for the Proposition 1 Watershed Restoration Grant Program
• $7 million for the Proposition 1 Delta Water Quality and Ecosystem Restoration Grant Program
• $6 million for Proposition 68 Rivers and Streams Restoration Grants
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