North Carolina Marine Fisheries Commission and the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
07/31/14 5:00 PM
Grants are available to North Carolina municipalities, universities, and others to manage and protect fish and their habitats and to provide fisherman with needed fishery resources along the coast. Only projects with minimal effect on shoreline vegetation, wetlands, and water quality will be considered.
The Division of Marine Fisheries encourages low impact development that protects vegetated shorelines, wetlands, water quality, submerged aquatic vegetation, designated primary nursery areas, and designated anadromous fish spawning areas. Proposals should avoid adverse impacts to these sensitive habitats. In the event that impacts cannot be avoided or minimized through alteration of the project configuration or design, the project may not be considered for funding even though it meets a request for proposals funding priority.
Program Funding Strategies (not inclusive):
Management Goal – Fish
Objective 1: Estimate fishing effort, catch, harvest, and mortality of important coastal fish species.
Objective 2: Characterize socio-economic attributes of coastal fisheries.
Objective 3: Enhancing Compliance
Management Goal - Habitat
Objective 1: Improve effectiveness of existing programs.
Objective 2: Identify, designate, and conserve fish habitat and Strategic Habitat Areas.
Objective 3: Enhance habitat and protect it from physical harm.
Management Goal – People
Objective 1: Provide fishermen increased access to fisheries resources and enhancement structures.
Objective 2. Provide better products and programs aimed at improving public information, education, and enrichment.
GrantWatch ID#: 137938
The award period may be for one or multiple years. However, multi-year projects approved for year one funding will be reviewed annually for subsequent year funding. All contracts for projects selected for funding will begin no sooner than July 1, 2015.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
800-682-2698 (in North Carolina only)
USA: North Carolina
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