Nonpoint Source Pollution (NPS) Control Program – California Department of Water Resources
Deadline: December 19, 2022
Who is Eligible

Public agencies, nonprofits, federally recognized Native American Tribes, state agencies, public colleges, federal agencies.

What it Funds

Develop and/or implement management measures for nonpoint source pollutants for bodies of water in the Central Coast region, which include Chorro and Los Osos Creeks, Franklin Creek, the Santa Ynez River, and Elkhorn Slough, Pajaro River, San Lorenzo River, Salinas River, Gabilan Creek, Lower Salinas River including Gabilan Creek, Santa Maria River, Oso Flaco Lake and Creek (refer to pages of the 2023 program guidelines)

When to Apply

Currently accepting applications with a deadline of 5:00 pm on Monday, December 19, 2022.

Available Funds

$4.5 million is available in the current funding cycle (2023). For more information on the allocations, review page 4 of the 2023 program guidelines.

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2 proposals were awarded in the Central Coast region in 2021.