great lakes

  • Great Lakes Fishery Trust Accepting Grant Proposals

    Great Lakes Fishery Trust Accepting Grant Proposals

    December 7, 2015

    The Great Lakes Fishery Trust (GLFT) is accepting applications for its “Ecosystem Health and Sustainable Fish Populations” program and for its “Great Lakes Stewardship” program. The submission deadline is Tuesday, January 19, 2016 and you must apply online via the GLFT website. Ecosystem Health and Sustainable Fish Populations Grants fund projects that manage or respond to changes in the fishery and ecosystem, combat invasive […]

  • Funding Restored to Two Great Lakes Programs

    Funding Restored to Two Great Lakes Programs

    January 20, 2014

    Congress released its 2014 spending bill last week, providing the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative with $300 million and the Clean Water State revolving fund with $1.44 billion, up from $285 million and $1.37 billion in 2013. “The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative supports efforts to clean up toxic pollution, restore fish and wildlife habitat, fight invasive […]

  • Upcoming RFP and Webinar from Sustain Our Great Lakes

    Upcoming RFP and Webinar from Sustain Our Great Lakes

    December 20, 2013

    What: Grant funding available and awarded in two categories: Habitat Restoration Delisting of Habitat-Related Beneficial Use Impairments. For whom: Non-profit organizations, educational institutions, and state, tribal and local governments. From whom: Sustain Our Great Lakes How Much: Last year, awards ranged in size from $25,000 to $1.5 million. When: January 6: Request for Proposal Available […]

  • Up To $9.5 Million Available From EPA for 2013 Great Lakes Restoration Projects

    Up To $9.5 Million Available From EPA for 2013 Great Lakes Restoration Projects

    July 23, 2013

    Last week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued a Request for Applications soliciting proposals from states, municipalities, tribes, universities and nonprofit organizations for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants to fund new projects that restore and protect the Great Lakes.  Up to $9.5 million will be available and grants will be awarded on a competitive basis […]