The Landscape Partnership Program seeks to preserve large, unfragmented, high-value conservation landscapes including working forests and farms, expand state-municipal-private partnerships, increase leveraging of state dollars, enhance stewardship of conservation land, and provide public recreation opportunities. The program offers competitive grants to municipalities, non-profit organizations, and EEA agencies acting cooperatively to permanently protect a minimum of 500 acres of land.
New! Funding available for the development of parks or playgrounds to small towns (population 6,000 or fewer), in which otherwise eligible projects are located.
- Maximum award: $1.5 million
- Reimbursement rate: 50%
- Deadline extended to Thursday, July 31, 2014, 5 p.m.
This information is provided by the Division of Conservation Services.