This program is administered by the National Park Service. Assistance is tailored to applicant needs and includes: defining vision originals, inventory and mapping of community resources, analyzing issues or opportunities, designing community outreach, developing concept plants, identify funding strategies and others. Applicants are chosen based on their anticipated results relating to promoting natural resource conservation or outdoor recreation, roles and contributions of project partners are defined, board community support and fits within the Forest Service’s focus areas. The Aleut Community of St Paul Island recently received assistance.
State: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY, PR
Resource Intensity: Low
Cost Share: N/A
Sector: Greening and Land Use
Support Stage: Project Definition/Pre-Feasibility: Project Feasibility, Structuring and Preparation
Support to: Local Governments, State Governments, Tribal Governments, Citizen Groups, Non-Profits, Tribes, Native American Tribe
Type of Funding: Technical Assistance