Application Deadline: May 16, 2019

The Public Conservation Assistance Fund provides small grants to organizations and individuals to help implement on-the-ground conservation work, with a particular focus on hands-on, community-based, and public awareness initiatives. Projects must be of a conservation nature, with priority given to projects that focus on activities that maintain, conserve, or restore native (indigenous) fish and wildlife species and their habitats. On-the-ground activities considered include building bird houses; planting shrubs for cover; tagging / monitoring animals; restoring riparian areas; restoring grasslands, building waterfowl nesting floats and boxes; fencing; improving spawning grounds for freshwater fishes and improving winter range. Open for submissions April 1st. The annual application deadline is May 16th at 4:30 pm PST. More information here.