Stewardship Resources and Grant Programs
What is Wetland Stewardship?
Wetlands stewardship is all actions or plans that are directed towards
protecting the natural features and processes of a wetland.
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National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program
- A matching grants program administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife
Service to acquire, restore, and enhance wetlands of coastal States and the
- Coastal and Estuarine Land
Conservation Program - A national program
established "for the purpose of protecting important coastal and estuarine
areas that have significant conservation, recreation, ecological,
historical, or aesthetic values, or that are threatened by conversion from
their natural or recreational state to other uses." This link provides
Ecology's plan for future implementation of the CELCP in
Applications for CELCP funding.