BLM-WO Sagebrush Ecosystem Education and Outreach
The summary for the BLM-WO Sagebrush Ecosystem Education and Outreach grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the Bureau of Land Management, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
BLM-WO Sagebrush Ecosystem Education and Outreach: Sagebrush is the most widely distributed vegetation in the West. Since the 19th century, the sagebrush ecosystem, which has been long undervalued, has become one of the most imperiled ecosystems in America. The general public is just starting to understand the biological importance of this ecosystem that supports 350+ species of wildlife. If the condition of sagebrush is not restored, some of these species, such as pygmy rabbit, sage thrasher, the Brewer's sparrow and sagebrush lizard, could be the subject of future Endangered Species Act (ESA) listing petitions. Today, the dialog among the members of the public and state/federal agencies regarding the potential listing of greater sage-grouse under the ESA has brought additional attention to the state of the sage-steppe ecosystem. A growing awareness and appreciation for this remarkable place and its values is an important first step in fostering lasting stewardship of this uniquely American landscape, with youth being a critical audience.
|Federal Grant Title:||BLM-WO Sagebrush Ecosystem Education and Outreach|
|Federal Agency Name:||Bureau of Land Management|
|Type of Opportunity:||Discretionary|
|Funding Opportunity Number:||L16AS00238|
|Type of Funding:||Information not provided|
|CFDA Descriptions:||Fish, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Resource Management|
|Current Application Deadline:||Aug 30, 2016|
|Original Application Deadline:||Aug 30, 2016|
|Posted Date:||Jul 1, 2016|
|Creation Date:||Jul 1, 2016|
|Archive Date:||Sep 6, 2016|
|Total Program Funding:||$1,000,000|
|Maximum Federal Grant Award:||$1,000,000|
|Minimum Federal Grant Award:||$30,000|
|Expected Number of Awards:||5|
|Cost Sharing or Matching:||No|
- Applicants Eligible for this Grant
- Information not provided
- Grant Announcement Contact
- Eleni Sarris (303) 239-3908
Bureau of Land Management 801-539-4178
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