The Department of Conservation has $950,000 available for grants that will build land trust and other agricultural non-profit capacity to initiate and conduct agricultural land conservation activities. Capacity grants must achieve the following objectives:
- Increase the pace and scale of agricultural land conservation throughout the state
- Support climate adaptation and resilience via agricultural land conservation
Eligible projects will build organizational capacity to initiate and conduct agricultural land conservation activities.
The grant application period is now open. Grant applications will be accepted until July 31, 2019.
The grant application can be found in the solicitation or may be downloaded as a Microsoft word document. More information about the application process is available on the Question and Answer page.