Fisheries Habitat Restoration Proposal Solicitation Notice


In response to questions received with regard to grant projects and programs constrained by the COVID-19 emergency, CDFW has developed a link opens in new windowFrequently Asked Questions (PDF) document. Please review and feel free to submit questions related to COVID-19 impacts on grants to

CDFW grant programs are continuing to operate business as normal, and staff are working remotely to actively manage existing grants and Department functions. Review for this 2020 FHR PSN will proceed as normal and will fully support awarded projects as proposed. Any updates related to FRGP COVID-19 impacts will be posted here.

2021 FRGP PSN and Guidelines for Public Comments

CDFW has released the Draft 2021 Fisheries Restoration Grant Program (FRGP) Proposal Solicitation Notice for public review and comments and project specific questions. Please send your comments to Deadline for public comments is February 12, 2021, at 3:00 pm. Regions are available to answer project-specific questions regarding your proposal and the solicitation. See Appendix B for CDFW and NOAA contact information.

The link opens in new windowFRGP Proposal Solicitation Notice (PDF) and link opens in new windowFRGP Guidelines (PDF) outline the priorities and requirements to apply. See the link opens in new window2021 FRGP FAQ (PDF) for more information about the 2021 PSN/Guidelines.

CDFW will host an online application public comment workshop on February 9, 10-11:30 a.m.

Join the Workshop Online

Please save the dates for Regional PSN workshops.

  • Headquarters/Region 2 Workshop - March 10, 10am-12pm
  • Region 1 Workshop - March 17, 1-3pm
  • Region 3 Workshop - March 15, 1-3pm
  • Region 4 Workshop - March 16, 1-3pm
  • Region 5 Workshop - March 16, 9am-12pm

FRGP Focus Watershed Maps

These maps are a guideline to help you find your project within the correct watershed, focus determination for a project will be based on the Focus Table in the PSN, Part III, not on these maps.