Funding

This page highlights information on funding for various types of projects affecting water. More information on funding programs from specific Federal agencies is available on the menu to the right.

U. S. Environmental Protection Agency.

"Every year, EPA awards over $4 billion in funding for grants and other assistance agreements. From small non-profit organizations to large state governments, EPA works to help many visionary organizations achieve their environmental goals. With countless success stories over the years, EPA grants remain a chief tool in the advancement of human health and the environment."

DOI. Bureau of Reclamation.

"WaterSMART Water and Energy Efficiency Grants provide cost-shared funding for projects that save water; increase energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy in water management; support environmental benefits (i.e., make conserved water available instream or otherwise address endangered species issues);mitigate conflict risk in areas at a high risk of future water conflict; and accomplish other benefits that contribute to water supply sustainability in the western United States."

DOC. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

"NOAA awards grants and cooperative agreements to support research and
conservation initiatives coordinated by state and local governments,
non-profits, colleges and universities."

DOI. United States Geological Survey.

What you need to know to contract with or receive funding from the U.S. Geological Survey.

DOI. Fish and Wildlife Service.

"The National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program annually provides grants of up to $1 million to coastal and Great Lakes states, as well as U.S. territories to protect, restore and enhance coastal wetland ecosystems and associated uplands.The National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program annually provides grants of up to $1 million to coastal and Great Lakes states, as well as U.S. territories to protect, restore and enhance coastal wetland ecosystems and associated uplands."

DOI. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Offers technical and financial assistance to private landowners to restore fish and wildlife habitats

DOI. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A list of grants programs from the Fish and Wildlife Service.

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