California Department of Conservation (DOC) - Division of Land Resource Protection
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Grants to California government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and tribes for preservation initiatives. Applicants are required to submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support land acquisition in order to protect important agricultural lands under threat of conversion to non-agricultural uses.
California aims to invest California Climate Investment dollars in the conservation of working lands in order to facilitate net climate benefits and long term carbon sequestration in the land base. Preventing the conversion of agricultural land to residential or rural residential development avoids vehicle miles traveled and related greenhouse gas emissions.
Agricultural conservation acquisition grants will be provided to fund the purchase of conservation easements or fee title to agricultural land. Agricultural intensification restrictions on non-cultivated land are permitted if each of the following conditions are met:
For examples of eligible projects and a full list of eligible expenses, see pages 15-17 in the Grant Guidelines document in Supporting Documents below.
For information about Priority Populations and Priority Population Benefits, see https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/SALCP/Documents/California%20Sustainable%20Agricultural%20Lands%20Conservation%20Program-%20Grant%20Guidelines%20%26%20Applications.pdf#page=9.
GrantWatch ID#: 152896
There is no maximum award for Acquisition grants.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
SALC staff are available to provide technical assistance and answer any questions you may have via phone: (916) 324-0850 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact for Questions
Department of Conservation
Division of Land Resource Protection
Virginia Jameson, Program Manager
Submit pre-proposals and applications to email@example.com.
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