State Board Seeking Proposals on Coastal Protection Projects

The Coastal Protection Fund Steering Committee is soliciting proposals for environmental restoration projects in Washington funded by Coastal Protection Fund (CPF) grants. A total of $80,000 is available. Projects for any amount up to $50,000 will be considered, but proposals for projects costing $20,000 to $30,000 are encouraged.

 

Proposal deadline: November 6, 2017.

 

Visit the Department of Ecology’s Spill Prevention, Preparedness, and Response (Spills) Program website for guidelines and instructions for applying for a grant: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/spills/restoration/RestorationFunding.html

 

The Coastal Protection Fund is comprised of money collected as compensation for oil spill impacts to public natural resources. The funds must be used to restore or enhance public natural resources in Washington. The steering committee administers funds in the CPF Resource Damage Assessment account.

 

Incomplete proposals will not be accepted after November 6, 2017. Submit your proposal early to ensure we have time to help you file a successful application.

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