Funding for Establishing or Further Developing Watershed Groups

Jennifer Wasinger

The Bureau of Reclamation is requesting applications for its WaterSMART Cooperative Watershed Management Program Grant for Fiscal Year 2016. The objective of this program is to encourage entities to submit proposals for activities to establish or further develop a watershed management group.

Funding may be used to complete:

  1. Establishment or further development of a watershed group
  2. Development of a mission statement for the watershed group
  3. Development of watershed management project concepts
  4. Development of a watershed restoration plan

Up to $750,000 is available for two program areas — A: Establishment of a Watershed Group or B: Further Development of an Existing Watershed Group. The application deadline is May 4, 2016. For more information or assistance with your application, contact Funding Specialist Jennifer Wasinger.