North Carolina Section 319 Grant Application Deadline Draws Near
The deadline to submit applications for the North Carolina Section 319(h) Grant for nonpoint source pollution is drawing near. Applications are due no later than May 23, 2013. Applicants selected for an interview will be notified by July 8. Selected applicants will be in interviewed on July 30, 2013. Award recipients will be notified on August 5, 2013. Additional information about the program can be found here.
The $1.3 million-grant provides funding for restoration projects in impaired watersheds. Eligible activities include: demonstration or best management practices, water quality monitoring and modeling, environmental education and technology transfer, asset development of Indices of Biology Integrity, restoration of water impaired by non-point source water pollution, and developing or implementing a Total Maximum Daily Load or a 9-element Watershed Restoration Plan.
If you have questions or would like additional information, please contact Freese and Nichols Account Director Charles Archer.