Environment Grant News

Selected environment grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Innovation for Social Impact

The potential for technology to solve challenges in new ways, to enable faster scale, and to invite people around the world into the global economy is limitless. With technological innovation and...more

The Era of Philanthrocapitalism
Foundation: Gates Foundation

Due to the financial crisis of 2008, Wall Street and the financial sector are viewed as the bad guys by large parts of the country, especially those occupying the lower classes of life. To go into...more

The Critical Role Philanthropy Must Play in the Paris Climate Accords

In December 2015 188 nations convened in Paris and formally submitted proposals on their part to reduce global climate change or at least attempt to stop it at it's current level of change. However,...more

National Park Service Proposing Changes To Philanthropic Partnerships And Donations

Possible changes being made to the National Park Service guidelines dealing with there philanthropic partnerships and donations. After a few years on the drawing board the new proposal has been...more




Largest Foundation Support for Environment and Animals for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
119
147,929,916
2
204
117,316,579
3
94
83,456,994

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Government Grants for the Environment




Removal and Surveillance of Argentine Black and White Tegus in the Everglades Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area: Protecting Valued Ecological Resources in southern Miami-Dade and northern Monroe Counties
National Park Service

Objectives of this project are to improve trapping efforts in the core area, to evaluate tegu population response to control activities, and to design and test a surveillance and monitoring program...more
Posted On - 2017-06-21


Population genetic analysis of Lake Superior basin Brook Trout
Fish and Wildlife Service

The native range of brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) in the U.S. extends from the east coast to the western Great Lakes region including the Lake Superior basin. Historically widespread across...more
Posted On - 2017-06-21


Understanding the ecological changes of Shark River Slough
National Park Service

Understanding the ecological changes of Shark River Slough, of both eastern and western regions, is essential for establishing restoration goals and objectives and for developing the ENP strategies...more
Posted On - 2017-06-21


Detecting Vegetation Change along Everglades National Park boundary areas
National Park Service

The seasonal timing and total volume of water that enters Everglades National Park through water management infrastructure is being systematically altered as a result of regional water management...more
Posted On - 2017-06-21


Nashua Wild and Scenic River Study Assistance
National Park Service

This Funding Announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service (NPS), intention to fund the following project activities...more
Posted On - 2017-06-20


Engage Visitors in Citizen Science by Documenting Biodiversity and Phenology Pilot Project
National Park Service

This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award a task agreement under a previously single...more
Posted On - 2017-06-19







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Blue Star Recyclers Founder Hopes to Make Colorado Springs a Hub for Social Enterprises
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