Water-Related News

Pinellas County Environmental Fund Announces Funding Opportunity

The Pinellas County Environmental Fund is a partnership among Pinellas County, NOAA and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. The purpose of this partnership is to provide grants for projects that protect, restore, and enhance the natural resources of the Tampa Bay Watershed. Projects should implement the on-the-ground habitat and species conservation recommendations that have been developed through the Tampa Bay Estuary Program and its related partnerships, particularly the Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan, Charting the Course.

The next pre-proposal deadline is April 1, 2007, with full proposals due June 1, 2007.

Application information is available online at www.nfwf.org/.