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Wildlife & Sport Fish Restoration Program

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05/18/2017 - Boating Infrastructure Grant Program
The Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Program announces the publication of the annual Request for Applications (RFA) for the Fiscal Year 2018 Boating Infrastructure Grant Program (BIG), Tier 1 (F17AS00214) and Tier 2 (F17AS00215) on Grants.gov (CFDA 15.622).  Applicants are encouraged to contact their WSFR Regional office staff for assistance with preparing and submitting applications. The deadline for submitting proposals is September 11, 2017.

01/24/2017 - National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program
The National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program will award more than $17 million in FY 2017 project grants to 10 coastal states to protect, restore or enhance more than 13,000 acres of coastal wetlands and adjacent upland habitats. (News Release).

07/22/2016 - National Survey
An addendum titled "Deer Hunting in the United States: Demographics and Trends" to the 2011 National Survey is available. This report provides information about deer hunter demographic characteristics, spending patterns, trends, and bag rate.

05/23/2016 - State Wildlife Grant Program
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service provides $5.5 million through competitive State Wildlife Grants (SWG) to 11 state fish and wildlife agencies and one regional fish and wildlife association. (News Release)

03/17/2016 - Boating Infrastructure Grant Program
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced nearly $14 million in grants to 32 states, commonwealths and territories for projects to support recreational boating through the Service’s Boating Infrastructure Grant (BIG) program. (News Release)

WSFR Toolkit
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