Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Summary
The Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB) is inviting grant proposals for multi-benefit climate adaptation and resiliency projects that protect, restore or enhance migratory bird habitat associated with the Pacific Flyway. These projects should seek to protect, restore or enhance migratory bird habitat, improve migratory bird habitat diversity, quality and connectivity, or improve management and ecological function of migratory bird habitat.

Project types eligible for this PSN include:
• Implementation (e.g., “shovel ready” projects such as restoration and enhancement)
• Planning (e.g., design and environmental review that lead to future implementation)
• Acquisition (e.g., fee title, conservation easement, or agricultural easement)
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes
Projects should be consistent with and seek to implement habitat and/or species conservation objectives of one of the five North American Migratory Bird Joint Ventures located within the State of California. Projects can be located on public (state, local and/or federal) and/or private land.
Most Recent/Current Due Date
Nov 13, 2019
Due Date Notes
Pre-applications due September 10, 2019 by 5:00 PM Pacific Standard Time

October 11, 2019 WCB invites full applications from select applicants
November 13, 2019 at 5:00 pm Full applications due
Most Recent RFP Release Date
Aug 12, 2019
Min Award
$100,000
Max Award
$10,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$10,000,000
Preliminary Items
Pre-applications due September 10, 2019 by 5:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Match Required?
No
Match Notes
Proposals with higher proportions of secured cost share contribution towards total project cost will score more points through the “Cost Share” proposal evaluation criterion.
Funder
Wildlife Conservation Board
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$10,000,000
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