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NRCS 2021 Watershed Funding Opportunity Announcement

Contact:
Rebecca Haddix
(304) 284-7545


News Release # 20-017                                                                                                                  

NRCS 2021 Watershed Funding Opportunity Announcement

NRCS is currently accepting proposals for funding through the Watershed and Flood Prevention Operations Program.  This is a competitive opportunity for partners and local sponsors to seek funding through the Small Watershed Programs (PL 83-566 and PL78-534) that are administered by NRCS.  

Funds are available in three categories 1) remedial work on existing watershed projects, 2) backlog projects which have an existing authorized watershed plan, and 3) new projects.  Proposals are due August 14, 2020.  Interested parties should contact NRCS by July 20, 2020 for guidance and assistance in requesting funding.  Virtual meetings are scheduled for July 23 at 9:30 am and July 28 at 3:00 pm to provide more information. 

General information about this program can be found at the NRCS website https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/main/national/programs/landscape/wfpo/.

Please contact Pamela Yost at pamela.yost@usda.gov or (304) 284-7540 for more information.

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