Drinking Water Supply & Quality: Sierra Region
Forest and Watershed Health Grant Program – Sierra Nevada Conservancy
Nonprofit Public Agency Tribal Government
Projects that create or improve forest conditions that result in a combination of multiple watersheds, ecosystem, and community benefits.
Proposals are accepted on a continuous basis and are considered for awards on a quarterly basis. SNC is not accepting proposals for the program at this time.
$3 million is available for the 2020–2021 and 2021–2022 application cycles.
To be determined
To be determined
Nonpoint Source Pollution (NPS) Control Program – California Department of Water Resources
Public agencies, nonprofits, federally recognized Native American Tribes, state agencies, public colleges, federal agencies.
Develop and/or implement management measures for nonpoint source pollutants for bodies of water in the Sierras region, which include Blackwood Creek, Carson River, West Fork, Indian Creek Reservoir, Squaw Creek, Tahoe, Middle Truckee River Watershed, and Upper Truckee River (refer to Section E of the program guidelines on pages 32-34).
The most recent application window closed in December 2021.
$5 million. Individual grants range from $250,000 – $800,000.
In FY 2021-2022, the State Water Resources Control Board anticipates receiving approximately $4,000,000 from the CWA 319 grant for project implementation.
Resilient Sierra Nevada Communities Grant Program – Sierra Nevada Conservancy
Nonprofit, Public Agencies, Tribal Government
Technical assistance grant program which will provide resources for capacity building and technical support to enable planning and implementation of projects that will increase community resiliency in the areas of regional planning and project prioritization; transportation; physical activity programming; forest management; and watershed management.
SNC is not accepting proposals for the Program at this time.
Approximately $1 million is available across the 2020–2021 and 2021–2022 grant cycles.