Upcoming Watershed Events and Grant Deadlines
The following might be of interest to Connecticut Watershed Stakeholders:
Applications are now being accepted for DEEP Section 319 Nonpoint Source Grants. Project priorities for FY 2019 will continue to stress implementation projects in watersheds that have approved Watershed Based Plans (WBP) and that lead to targeted pollutant load reductions, improved habitat conditions, or dam removal. Proposals are due April 3, 2019.
2019 Healthy Watersheds Consortium Grant Program
Funding is available through a partnership of the U.S. Endowment for Forestry & Communities, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service to accelerate strategic protection of healthy, freshwater ecosystems and their watersheds. Up to $1.2 million is available. Proposals are due February 1, 2019
April 5, 2019, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm, Three Rivers Community College, Norwich, CT
Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT, Presented by Rivers Alliance of Connecticut and Central Connecticut State University Center for Public Policy and Social Research,
March 18, 2019, 8AM-4PM, UConn Storrs Campus, Lawrence D. McHugh Hall., CCNR is a multidisciplinary conference bringing together individuals working with natural resource and environmental management in Connecticut to share research, information, and ideas.
March 14, 2019, Red Lion Hotel, 100 Berlin Road, Cromwell, CT
2019 Long Island Sound Research Conference
March 15, 2019, Danford's Hotel, Marina and Spa, 25 E. Broadway / Port Jefferson, NY. Facilitated as a partnership between New York Sea Grant, Connecticut Sea Grant and the Long Island Sound Study. This biennial conference highlights the diverse research occurring in the Long Island Sound and its watershed.
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Content last updated on January 30, 2019