Becoming more flood resilient, through restoring, protecting and conserving river corridors and floodplains has several benefits. Avoiding human encroachment in areas susceptible to flooding and erosion mitigates the loss of life and property during floods. River corridors and floodplains also provide important terrestrial and aquatic habitat and help to maintain and improve water quality. Additional incentives for communities to take actions to become more flood resilient include receiving priority rating in several competitive grant programs administered by the Agency of Natural Resour
The Clean Water Initiative Program (CWIP) releases notice of funding opportunities from CWIP through our CWIP Grants Notification Listserv as well as through the Vermont Business Registry. CWIP no longer updates this website with funding opportunity announcements.
Requests for Proposals: Lake Champlain TMDL Implementation Grants
New support for phosphorus reduction projects in the Lake Champlain basin of Vermont.
State Announces Municipal Roads Grants-in-Aid Pilot Project
Vermont’s regional planning commissions and the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation are pleased to invite municipalities to sign up for a new Municipal Roads Grants-in-Aid Pilot Project.
Aquatic Nuisance Species Grant-in-aid program accepting applications for 2017
The Vermont Aquatic Nuisance Control Grant-in-aid grants program is now accepting applications for project year 2017 projects addressing aquatic invasive and nuisance species
State Seeks Ecosystem Restoration Grant Proposals
The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation is pleased to announce the state fiscal year 2017 Request for Proposals (RFP) for Ecosystem Restoration grants.
Ecosystem Restoration Grant Program Workshops Offered
The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is offering four workshops in September following the release of the next Request for Proposals (RFP) for the DEC Ecosystem Restoration Grant Program