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Stream Project Funding Available

Posted on: March 20th, 2019 by Leslie_Zucker

The Ashokan Water­shed Stream Man­age­ment Pro­gram announces the avail­abil­i­ty of fund­ing to imple­ment stream stew­ard­ship projects in the Ashokan Water­shed. Fund­ing is avail­able for stream restora­tion, stream-relat­ed infra­struc­ture improve­ment, plan­ning, flood haz­ard mit­i­ga­tion, research and mon­i­tor­ing, and edu­ca­tion projects. Pri­or­i­ty will be giv­en to projects rec­om­mend­ed in the AWSMP Action Plan and stream man­age­ment plans for the water­shed. Eli­gi­ble appli­cants include munic­i­pal­i­ties, non-prof­it orga­ni­za­tions, school dis­tricts, and aca­d­e­m­ic insti­tu­tions. For-prof­it firms are eli­gi­ble to apply in the research and mon­i­tor­ing cat­e­go­ry and for a spe­cial Request for Pro­pos­als to deliv­er a HEC-RAS Train­ing Work­shop for Cul­verts & Bridges. Awards will be dis­trib­uted on a rolling basis until the fund is deplet­ed. A spe­cial lim­i­ta­tion is that all projects must be com­plet­ed by August 30, 2019. Approx­i­mate­ly $150,000 is avail­able for award. Appli­ca­tions will be reviewed by the AWSMP Stake­hold­er Coun­cil on a month­ly basis. Awards will be announced on April 26, 2019 for appli­ca­tions sub­mit­ted by April 12, 2019. For more infor­ma­tion and to down­load appli­ca­tion forms, vis­it the project fund­ing page at https://ashokanstreams.org/projects-funding/.

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