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Innovative research aims to prevent derelict fishing trap impacts

By: Dianna Parker

Every day, commercial fishermen around the country deploy hundreds of fishing traps into ocean and coastal waters to land their catches. Far too often, the traps never make it back above the water’s surface, thanks to storms, tangled lines, or disturbance from passing vessels. 549 more words

Prevention

New funding opportunity from NOAA's Office of Education

NOAA’s Office of Education (OEd) has issued a request for applications for projects designed to strengthen the public’s and/or K-12 students’ environmental literacy to improve community resilience to extreme weather events and environmental changes.  300 more words

Education

Restoration Grant Program Draft Guidelines Now Available for Public Comment

Media Contacts:
Helen Birss, CDFW Watershed Restoration Grant Branch, (916) 653-9834
Jordan Traverso, CDFW Communications, (916) 654-9937

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is excited to announce the release of the Restoration Grant Program draft guidelines authorized and funded by Proposition 1 (Water Quality, Supply and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014), which was passed by California voters last November. 301 more words

Habitat Conservation

CDFW Approves Restoration Grants Including $3.5 Million for Drought Projects

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) announced its selection of grants to restore and protect river and estuarine habitat for coastal salmon and steelhead trout. 334 more words

Helping Young Farmers like Raymond

As I mentioned last month when talking to a local farmer (see Meet Mike), fewer & fewer young folks are entering the world of farming. 179 more words

Rural

Oklahoma TSET Healthy Living program Grant Proposals Sought

TSET is soliciting grant proposals from community-based organizations that will work to prevent and reduce tobacco use and obesity across businesses, cities and governments, schools and community organizations and institutions. 115 more words

Development