CA Environmental Enhancement Fund (EEF) Grant Program

California Department of Fish & Wildlife


Grant amount: Up to US $250,000

Deadline: The deadline for this grant has passed

Applicant type: Government Entity Nonprofit

Funding uses: Applied Project / Program

Location of project: California

Location of residency: California

Overview:

About the Environmental Enhancement Fund

The Environmental Enhancement Fund (EEF) grant program is administered by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife's Office of Spill Prevention and Response. The objective of this grant program is to award grants to nonprofit organizations, cities, counties, cities and counties, districts, state agencies, and departments; and, to the extent permitted by federal law, to federal agencies to support environmental enhancement projects located within or immediately adjacent to waters of the state. An enhancement project is a project that acquires habitat for preservation, or improves habitat quality and ecosystem function above baseline conditions, and that meets all of the following requirements:

  • Is located within or immediately adjacent to waters of the state, as defined in California Government Code (of Section 8670.3);
  • Has measurable outcomes within a predetermined timeframe.
  • Is designed to acquire, restore, or improve habitat or restore ecosystem function, or both, to benefit fish and wildlife.

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