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WVP Cottage Grove Area HS

By USACE Portland District
Government Grant

$125,000

deadline:

06/23/21

Description

The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Portland District (NWP) intends to enter into a cooperativeagreement with a non-Federal public agency, nonprofit entity, qualified youth service, or conservation corpsorganization for land stewardship and restoration services on USACE land in the Willamette Valley, Oregon.These cooperative agreements will assist NWP in fulfilling environmental stewardship responsibilities consistingof restoration and management of native prairie landscapes and wildlife habitat primarily at Cottage Grove andDorena Lakes while providing education and training to at-risk youth from the nearby community. The recipient’sparticipating students (participants) will gain experience with project planning, development, and implementation.Projects will mainly focus on land stewardship, prairie and habitat restoration, and nursery and greenhousemaintenance.The cooperative agreements will be awarded pursuant to 33 U.S.C. § 2339 Conservation and RecreationManagement.The reci...

Eligibility

  • State governments
  • Independent school districts
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education

Thanks to the funder for their generosity.