Restoration Grants Resources

Below are resources relevant to the CDFW's Restoration Grant Programs including grantee guidance; data management, monitoring, and assessment; and planning documents.


Grantee Guidance

General Grant Provisions

Grant agreements will contain the General Grant Provisions outlined in these documents as applicable for public, non-public, and federal entities.


Grantees must complete and submit Quarterly, Project Close-out Reports and Invoices per their Grant Agreement. Templates are provided below.

If applicable, Grantees must submit a Data Management plan and/or a Monitoring and Long-Term Management plan per their Grant Agreement. Templates are provided below.


Grantees must complete and submit the below administrative forms before a grant agreement can be executed.

Grant Amendments

Grantees may request a grant amendment following the Amendment Request Guidelines.

Contingency Funding Requests

Grantees may request contingency funding by following the Restoration Grant Program Contingency Funding Guidelines.


Grantees must include signage, to the extent practicable, informing the public that the project received funds through CDFW from the Water Quality, Supply, and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014. The sign should include the following:

  • Project name as it appears in the project agreement
  • Acknowledgement of project partners including CDFW (logo is preferred)
  • On CDFW-owned lands, acknowledgement of CDFW


Download ZIP file (ZIP) containing:

  • Prop 1 Logo - JPEG
  • Prop 1 Logo - PNG
  • Prop 1 Logo - TIFF
  • Prop 1 Logo - EPS (text converted to outlines)
  • Prop 1 Logo - PDF

Download ZIP file (ZIP) containing:

  • CDFW Logo - JPEG
  • CDFW Logo - PNG
  • CDFW Logo - TIFF
  • CDFW Logo - EPS (text converted to outlines)
  • CDFW Logo - PDF

Data Management, Monitoring, and Assessment

Data Management

Data management tools required of projects with applicable data types

Monitoring and Assessment

Recommended methods for monitoring and assessment of projects

Recommended approaches to project Adaptive Management

Performance Measures

Planning Documents