Climate Adaptation and Resilience Program - Wildlife Conservation Board

Opportunity Type: 
Funding

 

Complete project proposals from successful pre-applicants due to WCB Aug 15

 

The Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB) is seeking high quality grant proposals for climate adaptation and resiliency projects that result in enduring benefits. This 2018 Proposal Solicitation Notice (PSN) allows for the following project types:

  • Projects that acquire perpetual conservation easements over natural and working lands and contain long-term conservation agreements that provide climate adaptation and resilience benefits for at least 50 years. At least 60 percent of the funds shall be made available for grants for this purpose.

  • Projects that develop and implement natural and working lands adaptation and resiliency planning that prioritizes the conservation and management of natural and working lands, provides technical assistance for natural and working land managers, and supports efforts that improve rural-urban coordination on climate change adaptation.