Funding, Grants, & Easements

DOC offers financial incentive programs to further California's goals to conserve agricultural lands, restore and manage watersheds, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Navigate below for an overview of each program and links to more information. 

Funding, Grants & Easements

 

 

Watershed Coordinator Grant Guidelines IssuedWatershed Coordinator Grant Guidelines IssuedThe Department of Conservation has released final guidelines for its Forest Health Watershed Coordinator Program. Applications for nearly $2 million will be accepted through February 15. The program’s goal: to address local needs in improving forest health. https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/watershed/Pages/Index.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/watershed/Pages/Index.aspx2018-12-07T23:40:00Z
September 1 Deadline for Ag Easement Funds September 1 Deadline for Ag Easement Funds About ​​​$1.3 million in funding is available for agricultural conservation easement acquisitions under ​​the California Farmland Conservancy Program. The application deadline is September 1.https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/cfcp, Deadline for CFCP Funding is September 12018-08-06T07:00:00Z
Transformative Climate Communities Grants AvailableTransformative Climate Communities Grants AvailableGrants that empower the communities most impacted by pollution to choose their own goals, strategies, and projects to enact transformational change are now available, DOC and the Strategic Growth Council announced.http://sgc.ca.gov/news/2018/08-15.html, TCC Funding to Improve Communities2018-08-17T07:00:00Z
CGS Scientists Map Burned AreaCGS Scientists Map Burned AreaOne of the many services provided by the California Geological Survey is post-wildfire assessment of the potential for mudslides. Working with CAL FIRE, CGS sent a crew of geologists to Riverside County to map potential hazards following the recent Holy Fire. https://www.conservation.ca.gov/Documents/2015 CGS post-fire landslide reponse.pdf, http://www.conservation.ca.gov/Documents/2015 CGS post-fire landslide reponse.pdf2018-09-17T19:00:00Z
DOC Launches New Audience-Focused Website and LogoDOC Launches New Audience-Focused Website and LogoToday we re-launched our website with a new logo and site built to connect users to the wealth of natural resources data and services they use most. Read more and provide your feedback on our new experience.https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/websiterelaunch.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/websiterelaunch.aspx2018-10-02T12:00:00Z
Seismic Hazards Shown in San Mateo, Contra Costa CountiesSeismic Hazards Shown in San Mateo, Contra Costa CountiesCalifornia Geological Survey today issued five Preliminary Seismic Hazard Zone maps covering portions of Contra Costa and San Mateo counties.http://www.consrv.ca.gov/cgs/preliminary-releases, http://www.consrv.ca.gov/cgs/preliminary-releases2018-10-04T15:00:00Z