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02/02/2016 - National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program
The Service is accepting applications for the Fiscal Year 2017 National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program through June 29, 2016 from eligible State agencies to conserve, protect, or enhance coastal wetlands of the United States.  For further information to apply, please see the annual Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO). You can apply through Grants.gov, and search by CFDA 15.614 or Funding Opportunity Number F16AS00089.

02/02/2016 - National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program
The National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program will award more than $20 million in FY 2016 project grants to 12 coastal states to protect, restore or enhance more than 10,000 acres of coastal wetlands and adjacent upland habitats. (News Release).

01/11/2016 - State Wildlife Grant Program
The Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Program announces the publication of the annual Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the Fiscal Year 2016 State Wildlife Grants Competitive Grant Program (SWG), CFDA 15.634 on Grants.gov. The NOFO will be open through February 19, 2016.

06/01/2015 - State Wildlife Grant Program
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service provides $5.7 million through competitive State Wildlife Grants (SWG) to 11 States for conservation projects. (News Release)

05/13/2015 - Clean Vessel Act Grant Program
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that more than $16.2 million will be awarded to 27 states under the Clean Vessel Act (CVA) grant program in 2015. (News Release).

05/07/2015 - National Survey
Two addendums to the 2011 National Survey are now available. They are titled "Economic Impact of Waterfowl Hunting in the United States" and "Trout Fishing in 2011: A Demographic Description and Economic Analysis". The reports summarize the number of waterfowl hunters and their days afield in 2011 and the demographic and economic characteristics in 2011 for trout fishing.

04/29/2015 - Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Program
The final Fiscal Year 2015 Apportionment tables are now posted for Wildlife Restoration and Sport Fish Restoration. (News Release)

04/01/2015 - National Survey
An addendum titled "Fishing and Hunting Recruitment and Retention in the U.S. from 1990 to 2010" to the 2011 National Survey is available. The report analyzes the ages that people are recruited and drop out of hunting and fishing, their demographic characteristics, and trends in recruitment and retention.

02/05/2015 - WSFR Toolkit
The Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Toolkit has moved to a new location. The Toolkit includes reference documents and forms pertaining to the grant programs administered by the WSFR Program. Clearing your cache and deleting temporary files, history, and cookies will prevent errors in finding the Toolkit. Please bookmark the following link or add it to your Favorites: http://fawiki.fws.gov/display/WTK/Toolkit+Homepage


 

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