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Region 1 Wetland Program Development Grant Request for Applications

Region 1 FY 2021 and FY 2022 Wetland Program Development Grant RFA

Wetland Program Development Grants (WPDGs) assist state, territorial, tribal, local government agencies and interstate/intertribal entities in developing or refining state/territorial/tribal/local programs which protect, manage, and restore wetlands. The primary focus of these grants is to develop/refine state, territorial, and tribal wetland programs. A secondary focus is to develop/refine local (e.g., county or municipal) programs. Projects must be performed within one or more of the states or federally-recognized tribes of EPA Region 1 specifically the geographic boundary of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and/or Vermont to be eligible to apply for funding.  In the case of inter-jurisdictional watershed projects, they must be primarily implemented in EPA Region 1.


A full final application package is required at this time. A complete package can be found at EPA-REG1-WPDG-21-01.


Applications must be submitted electronically through by July 16, 2021 at  11:59 P.M. EDT. Late submission will not be considered for funding. Questions about this RFA must be submitted in writing via e-mail and must be received by the Agency Contact identified in Section VII, AGENCY CONTACTS, before July 09, 2021. Written responses to frequently asked or general questions will be posted at our main Wetland grants website.

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