West Virginia Conservation Agency (WVCA), West Virginia Division of Environmental Protection (DEP), Division of Forestry, Division of Natural Resources (DNR)
Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind services to West Virginia community organizations to support watershed improvement projects. Funding is intended to help grantees create community-based partnerships to restore, protect, and enhance local watersheds. The purpose of the grant is to encourage citizens to work in partnership with appropriate state agencies so that the state's rivers and streams: (a) are safe for swimming, fishing, and other forms of recreation; (b) can support appropriate public and commercial purposes; and (c) can provide habitat for plant and animal life.
A Stream Partner is a community-based organization comprised of local citizens, industry, environmental groups, sportsmen, local government, and landowners that are interested in improving the quality of life in and around their stream and watershed.
In order to qualify for grants from the West Virginia Stream Partners Program, a group of representatives must be in the immediate area of a stream or streams. The application shall:
Grants may be used for the following types of watershed improvement projects:
For more details on authorized uses of grant funds, see the Code of State Rules:
GrantWatch ID#: 173410
The amount of the grant is not to exceed $5,000.
The grant year is from January 1 - December 31 each year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Send or email the application to the Stream Partners Program Office:
West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection
601 57th Street
Charleston, West Virginia 25304
For help with this application, contact the Basin Coordinator for your area.
Basin Coordinators contact information page: https://dep.wv.gov/WWE/getinvolved/WSA_Support/Pages/BC.aspx
USA: West Virginia
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