Author Archives: Wendy Waskin

Introduction to the Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) Webinar

April 20th, 2017, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST The Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) is a public domain model jointly developed by USDA Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS) and Texas A&M AgriLife Research, part of The Texas A&M University … Continue reading

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Model My Watershed – A Tool for Water Resource Management Webcast March 9th, 1:00 – 3:00 PM EST

https://www.epa.gov/watershedacademy/watershed-academy-webcast-seminars?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery EPA will be hosting a webcast on the new tool “Model My Watershed” on Thursday, March 9 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. EDT. “Model My Watershed” is a user friendly, online watershed modeling application that allows users to … Continue reading

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Creating a Culture of Clean Water: Residential Engagement for Ecosystem Impact

Free webinar, March 9th, 2017, Noon – 1:00 PM EST. https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4926101644227094529 Lake Champlain International (LCI) developed and introduced a water quality auditing and certification protocol for properties in the Lake Champlain watershed, called BLUE®.  LCI began a community-wide education initiative … Continue reading

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Small Grant Opportunities from Captain Planet Foundation and Patagonia

Environmental Education Grants, Captain Planet Foundation Details here. Funding range: $500 to $2,500 Next Round Applications due by January 31, 2017. “The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding … Continue reading

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January 2017 Funding Opportunities

Partners for Places Grant, Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities Details at http://www.fundersnetwork.org/partnersforplaces Applications due January 30, 2017. Funding amount: $25,000 – $150,000 “Partners for Places is a successful matching grant program that creates opportunities for cities and … Continue reading

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Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration Grant Program 2017 Request for Proposals

http://www.nfwf.org/fivestar/Pages/2017rfp.aspx The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC), in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), USDA Forest Service (USFS), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), FedEx, Southern Company and Alcoa Foundation are … Continue reading

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EPA Grants Award Process Webinar

EPA Grants Award Process Webinar EPA’s Office of Grants and Debarment periodically hosts webinars for the EPA grants community. If you are interested in applying for EPA grants or are currently managing an EPA grant, please consider attending the upcoming … Continue reading

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Webinar on Maintaining Clean Stormwater BMPs Along Roadways

On November 4th at 1:00 PM EST, the Ecological Landscaping Alliance is presenting a webinar on maintaining clean stormwater BMPs along roadways.  For more information and to register go to http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/webinar-dirty-streets-to-dirty-bmps-maintaining-clean-stormwater-bmps-along-roadways/

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Save the Date: November 12th, Pembroke Academy, New Hampshire Association of Conservation Commissions Annual Meeting

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Funding Available for Green Infrastructure in Underserved Communities

The National Recreation and Park Association’s Great Urban Parks Campaign seeks applicants to demonstrate the effectiveness of green infrastructure to positively affect environmental change in underserved low-income communities and communities of color. Three key objectives of this program are: 1) … Continue reading

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