In-Person Restoration Grant Funding and Permitting Workshop
CDFW and the Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB) will host multiple in-person workshops throughout California, to provide information on grant funding opportunities as well as permitting tools available through CDFWs Cutting the Green Tape Program.
Additional locations to be announced.
Restoration Grant Funding and Permitting Online Workshop Presentation
The presentation slides (PDF) (opens in new tab)from the February 23, 2023, workshop are now available.
Restoration Grant Funding and Permitting Online Workshop
CDFW will host an online workshop (PDF)(opens in new tab) Thursday, February 23, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to provide an update on grant funding available for restoration projects as well as permitting tools through CDFW’s Cutting the Green Tape Program.
Please contact WatershedGrants@wildlife.ca.gov with any questions.
$200 Million in New Grant Funding Available Under Drought, Climate and Nature-Based Solutions
CDFW has released its Call for Concepts (PDF)(opens in new tab) for the availability of over $200 million in new funding for multi-benefit ecosystem restoration and protection projects under Drought, Climate and Nature-Based Solutions Initiatives. The WRGB General Grant Programs Guidelines (PDF)(opens in new tab) provide detailed information on eligibility, project types, program and funding requirements.
A Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) (PDF)(opens in new tab) document is now available – please review first if you have a question. The FAQ will be updated as questions are submitted to WatershedGrants@wildlife.ca.gov.
Additionally, a Microsoft Word version of the Concept Application Template (Word) is available.