Washington Coast Restoration and Resiliency Initiative

Announcements Typical Projects Water and land-based habitat restoration Habitat protection Invasive species treatment Habitat restoration planning and design Educating the public about restoration Who May Apply? Cities Counties Conservation districts Private or public corporations Regional fisheries enhancement groups Native American tribes (must be federally recognized) Nonprofit organizations with authority for the protection or enhancement of […]

July 18, 2019
Brian Abbott Fish Barrier Removal Board

Announcements Watch the Videos Making Way for Salmon Fish Passage: A Sense of Urgency It’s Your Community: Listen to a MIXX 96 radio interview with former RCO director Kaleen Cottingham and Tom Jameson, the division manager for the Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Fish Passage program talking about completion of the first project funded by […]

June 13, 2019
Habitat Conservation Projects-Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program

Announcements Project Evaluation Critical Habitat Schedule and Recording Riparian Schedule and Recording Day 1 and Recording Day 2 Urban Wildlife Habitat Schedule and Recording The 2022 Application Webinar Recording Is Here! Typical Projects Buying land to conserve wildlife habitat Restoring state lands Who May Apply? Critical Habitat, Riparian Protection, and Urban Wildlife Habitat Categories Cities, […]

May 6, 2019
Salmon Recovery and Puget Sound Acquisition and Restoration

Announcements Typical Projects Replacing barriers to fish migration Replanting stream banks Removing dikes, levees, and shoreline armoring Installing logjams to slow rivers and create habitat Restoring estuaries Buying pristine habitat Completing designs for future projects Who May Apply? Local agencies Special purpose districts, such as port, park and recreation, conservation, and school districts State agencies […]

May 6, 2019
Family Forest Fish Passage Program

Announcements Funding Funding is awarded every 2 years and comes from the sale of state bonds. Grant Limits There are no minimum or maximum grant requests in this program. Match Details A cost-share is required if a harvest has occurred in the 3 years before project funding. Who May Apply? A small forest landowner: You harvest […]

May 6, 2019
Land and Water Conservation Fund

Announcements Project Evaluation Schedule August 24 Recording Part 1 August 24 Recording Part 2 August 25 Recording The 2022 Application Webinar Recording Is Here! Application Question Mapping Tool Use this map to answer the evaluation question about “Need.” Typical Projects Renovating community parks Building skate parks, tennis courts, swimming pools, and trails Protecting wildlife habitat […]

April 16, 2019
Estuary and Salmon Restoration Program

Announcements Check out some videos: A Place at the Table: Benefits of Beach Restoration Northwest Straits Foundation’s Shore Friendly Living Series Coastal Beaches and Bluffs Managing Shoreline Erosion: Bulkheads or Natural Solutions Restoring the Connection between Land and Water Programs Restoration and Protection Grants: This grant program focuses on protecting and restoring the natural processes […]

March 15, 2019
Aquatic Lands Enhancement Account

Announcements Project Evaluation Schedule and Recording The 2022 Application Webinar Recording Is Here! Application Question Mapping Tool Use this map to answer the evaluation question about “Need.” Typical Projects Removing bulkheads to restore natural beach functions Restoring an estuary Replacing a waterfront boardwalk Restoring shoreline for salmon habitat Developing a waterfront park Who May Apply? […]

March 14, 2019