California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW)
09/18/20 5:00 PM PST
Grants to California nonprofit organizations, local jurisdictions, public agencies, and tribes for critical projects related to the implementation of local conservation plans. Funding is intended to support projects that include, but are not limited to, restoration and enhancement, monitoring, management activities, acquisition, reserve management plans, mapping, and targeted studies for adaptive management.
The Natural Community Conservation Planning Local Assistance Grant (NCCP LAG) Program was created to assist local public and non-profit entities in the implementation of Natural Community Conservation Plans (NCCPs) throughout California, as authorized under Fish and Game Code (FGC) Section 2800 et seq. Additional legal authority for the NCCP LAG Program is provided by FGC Section 1501.5, which allows the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) to grant funds for fish and wildlife habitat preservation, restoration, and enhancement. Proposals must address the highest priority tasks associated with the implementation of approved NCCPs or NCCPs.
Examples of Eligible Project Types:
For Eligible Costs, see https://nrm.dfg.ca.gov/FileHandler.ashx?DocumentID=6367&inline#page=26.
GrantWatch ID#: 136139
February - March 2021: Estimated start date for projects.
All grant funds must be expended by March 31, 2023.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit the completed application to NCCP@wildlife.ca.gov.
For NCCP LAG Contact Information by region, see https://nrm.dfg.ca.gov/FileHandler.ashx?DocumentID=6367&inline#page=20.
Habitat Conservation Planning Branch
1010 Riverside Parkway
West Sacramento, CA 95605
P.O. Box 944209
Sacramento, CA 94244-2090
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