2021 North Coast Coho Recovery

Portal ID:
6247
Status:
Active
Opportunity Type:
  • Grant
Last Updated:
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Details

Purpose:

CDFW is seeking projects that protect, restore, or enhance Coho Salmon habitat in eligible North Coast watersheds to aid in the recovery and conservation Coho Salmon. 

Description:

Eligible projects must protect, restore, or enhance Coho Salmon habitat in eligible North Coast watersheds (see Focus Watersheds) to aid in the recovery and conservation of Coho Salmon. In addition, CDFW is seeking projects that contribute to implementation of the California Water Action Plan, State Wildlife Action Plan, Safeguarding California Plan, the California Biodiversity Initiative, CDFW’s Recovery Strategy for Coho Salmon (2004), Priority Action Coho Team Report (2020), South Fork Eel River SHaRP report (2021), or other actions identified in a publicly available, authoritative Coho Salmon recovery document for the watershed.

Projects that promote Coho recovery and/or protection, enhance salmonid habitat, and further drought and climate change resilience of freshwater ecosystems will be most competitive under this Solicitation.

Eligible project categories for this Solicitation are Planning, Implementation, and Acquisition.

Projects must be located within the following watersheds: Eel River, Mendocino Coast, Russian River (no including mainstem Russian River), and Lagunitas Creek

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Individual
  • Nonprofit
  • Public Agency
  • Tribal Government

Eligible Geographies:

Location is limited to:

Eel River

• Lower Eel River   

o Larabee Creek     

o Yager Creek    

o Lower Van Duzen River     

o Price Creek-Eel River     

o Salt River-Eel River  

• South Fork Eel River  

Mendocino Coast

• Ten Mile River  

• Noyo River  

• Navarro River  

• Garcia River  

• Pudding Creek watershed 

Russian River

• Mill Creek • Green Valley Creek  

• Dutch Bill Creek watershed 

• Willow Creek watershed 

Lagunitas Creek

• Lagunitas Creek  

Important Dates

Application deadline The date (and time, where applicable) by which all applications must be submitted to the grantor.
Expected award announcement The date on which the grantor expects to announce the recipient(s) of the grant.
January 2022
Period of performance The length of time during which the grant money must be utilized.
3 years

Funding Details

Total estimated available funding The total projected dollar amount of the grant.
$15,000,000
Expected number of awards A single grant opportunity may represent one or many awards. Some grantors may know in advance the exact number of awards to be given. Others may indicate a range. Some may wish to and wait until the application period closes before determining how many awards to offer; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
Dependent
Estimated amount per award Grant opportunities representing multiple awards may offer awards in the same amount or in varied amounts. Some may wish to wait until the application period closes before determining per-award amounts; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
Dependent
Letter of Intent Required? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) provide a letter of intent.
No
Requires Matched Funding? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) be able to fully or partially match the grant award amount with another funding source.
No
Funding Source: The funding source allocated to fund the grant. It may be either State or Federal (or a combination of both), and be tied to a specific piece of legislation, a proposition, or a bond number.
  • State
Funding Method: The manner in which the grant funding will be delivered to the awardee. Funding methods include reimbursements (where the recipient spends out-of-pocket and is reimbursed by the grantor) and advances (where the recipient spends received grant funds directly).
  • Reimbursement(s)

How to Apply

State agencies/departments recommend you read the full grant guidelines before applying.

Resources

For questions about this grant, contact:
Lauren Barva, 1-916-247-8903, Lauren.Barva@wildlife.ca.gov

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