Community wildfire planning grants available for Colorado

Blog Post created by michelesteinberg Employee on Aug 28, 2012

The federal Bureau of Land Management has announced the availability of grants to eligible Colorado entities for community wildfire protection planning and hazardous fuel reduction.

Eligible applicants typically include municipalities, nonprofit groups and academic institutions. The grant ceiling is $35,000 and there is a 10% non-federal match requirement to obtain the funds. 

Deadline for application is September 11, 2012. Visit the Grants.gov site here for the synopsis, the full announcement, and the application form.

--Michele Steinberg