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Endangered Species Grants

 

Biologist holding a handfull of juvenile mussels.  Photo by USFWS

Biologists are monitoring survival of juvenile Higgins eye pearlymussels that were captively propagated and then released in zebra mussel-free areas of large rivers. Section 6 grants helped fund the reintroduction projects.

 

Photo by USFWS

NEWS

Narrated Section 6 Slideshow - provides a brief overview of Section 6 of the Endangered Species Act which authorizes providing financial assistance to States.

 

August 14, 2012 News Release: 2012 Funded Projects in the Midwest - - Wisconsin

 

Grant Program

Section 6 of the Endangered Species Act authorizes grants to States through the Cooperative Endangered Species Conservation Fund. These funds may, in turn, be awarded to private landowners and groups for conservation projects. The following four types of grants are available through this Fund:

 

Projects Funded by Section 6 Grants

2012 Non-traditional Section 6 Grants

 

2011 Non-traditional Section 6 Grants

 

2010 Non-traditional Section 6 Grants

 

2009 Non-traditional Section 6 Grants

 

2008 Traditional Section 6 Grants

 

2008 Non-traditional Section 6 Grant Awards

 

2007 Traditional Section 6 Grants

 

2007 Nontraditional Grants: Funded Projects in the Upper Midwest

 

2006 Traditional S6 Grants: Funded Projects in the Upper Midwest

 

2006 Nontraditional Grants: Funded Projects in the upper Midwest (Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin)

 

2005 Nontraditional Grants: Funded Projects in the upper Midwest

 

 

Private Stewardship Grants

From 2002 through 2008 these grants provided assistance directly to landowners for land management that benefited species and their habitats. Congress did not provide funding for this program after 2008.

2007 Funded Projects

2006 Funded Projects

2005 Funded Projects

 

 

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Last updated: July 16, 2014