Invasive Species Mitigation Grant

Invasive Species Mitigation Grant

Sources:
State Agencies
Funder Name:
Utah Department of Food and Agriculture
Location:
Utah
Eligible Applicants:
Federal Agencies
Tribal Governments
State Agencies
Local governments and Utility Districts
Colleges, Schools and Research Institutions
Relevant Project Area:
Invasive Species
Youth & Environmental Education
Science, Monitoring & Research
Outreach & Community Engagement
Funding Range:
$20,000
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$125,000
Deadline:

Eligible Activities:

  • Early detection & rapid response
  • Treating critical acres that protect larger land use areas
  • Monitoring and preventing the spread of small populations and new introductions
  • Monitoring and rehabilitating established infestations
  • Research related to invasive species

Ranking / Incomplete Applications: 

 Only complete applications will be moved to the ranking committee for project ranking.  As part of UDAF’s dedication to excellence, each grant application will be reviewed for completeness.  Any applications which are incomplete will not be considered for ranking and funding.  All applications will require a Utah Spatial Invasive Infestation Project Analysis (SIIPA) included.  If you are not familiar with the Utah SIIPA, you will need to contact Aaron Eagar at aeagar@utah.gov.

Specific Ranking Criteria:

  • Early Detection Rapid Response / Project Management
  • Rehabilitation / Treatment
  • Wildfire Threat / Risk
  • Economic Benefit
  • Wildlife Impact

 

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