F24AS00225 - Aquatic Invasive Species Grants to Great Lakes States - Fiscal Year 2024 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
ID: 352114Type: Posted
Overview

Buyer

Fish and Wildlife Service (DOI-FWS)

Award Range

$100K - $800K

Eligible Applicants

Unrestricted

Funding Category

Natural Resources

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes
Timeline
  1. 1
    Forecast Posted Not available
  2. 2
    Forecast Due Not available
  3. 3
    Posted Jan 31, 2024 12:00 AM
  4. 4
    Due Dec 31, 2024 12:00 AM
Description

The Fish and Wildlife Service is offering Aquatic Invasive Species Grants to Great Lakes States through the Fiscal Year 2024 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. These grants aim to support the implementation of Great Lakes State Aquatic Invasive Species Management Plans (State AIS Plans). The State AIS Plans, which have been approved by the Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force, are developed by state environmental agencies to prevent the introduction and spread of AIS on state and surrounding lands. The proposed work must be within or near the Great Lakes Basin and contribute substantially to the prevention and control of AIS in the basin. Activities such as outreach, boat ramp inspections, and law enforcement are also eligible if they are done in areas where people are likely to transit into the Great Lakes Basin. The grant opportunity is open to primary state natural resource agencies in each of the Great Lakes states, with the option to designate an entity to apply on their behalf. The grant ceiling is $800,000, with a floor of $100,000, and the estimated total program funding is $4,510,388. The close date for pre-proposals is 60 days after the notice is posted, and full proposals are due within 60 days of email notification of funding level.

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4/10/2024
4/10/2024
4/10/2024
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