Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration And Protection Projects

Agency NameDepartment of the Interior
Funding Amount$250,000,000.00
Bureau Name Bureau of Reclamation
Funding Mechanism Grant, Direct Federal Spending
New? Yes
Funding Mechanism Grant, Direct Federal Spending

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability Available until expended
Recipients Open
Program Description The Aquatic Ecosystem restoration program is a new program currently under development. This funding will support design, study and construction of aquatic ecosystem restoration and protection projects.
Eligible Uses Projects that improve the health of fisheries, wildlife or aquatic habitat, including through habitat restoration, and improved fish passage through the removal or bypass of barriers to fish passage.
Statutory Location 40901
Federal Cost Share Requirement 35% for construction