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Nontidal Wetlands

The Maryland Department of the Environment and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce a new partnership to provide funds for nontidal wetland projects throughout Maryland. The goal of this program is to implement cost-effective wetland projects to provide valuable wetland functions, including increasing habitat for a wide range of species and improving water quality, flood attenuation, recharge of groundwater, and aesthetics in the State’s local watersheds and ultimately the Chesapeake Bay, Youghiogheny River, and Atlantic Coastal Bays.

What this funds:

Implement cost-effective wetland projects to provide valuable wetland functions, including increasing habitat for a wide range of species and improving water quality, flood attenuation, recharge of groundwater, and aesthetics in the State’s local watersheds and ultimately the Chesapeake Bay, Youghiogheny River, and Atlantic Coastal Bays.

Who can apply: Non-profit organizations, community associations, faith-based organizations and more. See RFP for full list of organizations.
How much can be awarded: No maximum.
Is match required? No, but applicants are strongly encouraged to leverage support with cash and in kind match.
Deadline: May 15, 2014 at 5 pm.


Program Status

This grant program is currently OPEN. To view the RFP, click here.

Grant Application Process

The Chesapeake Bay Trust's grant applications are all submitted though an online system. If you have questions regarding the application process, please contact this program’s grant manager, Tom Leigh at 410-974-2941, ext. 101. *Please note: The Trust's grant system works best in Internet Explorer, especially when uploading documents.*

 

                                          

 

*Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply several days prior to the deadline, due to potential for high website traffic on the date of the deadline. Technical assistance for online application cannot be guaranteed on the deadline date.*

Questions & Technical Support

Tom Leigh
tleigh@cbtrust.org
410-974-2941 x101