Community action grants available for water quality improvement projects
The San Mateo Countywide Water Pollution Prevention Program is offering $15,000 in Community Action Grants for volunteer groups, teachers, environmental organizations and other local, not-for-profit associations interested in developing and/or implementing projects that improve the quality of local creeks, the Bay or the Pacific Ocean within San Mateo County. Up to $3,000 will be awarded to groups proposing projects to restore, protect, enhance, or prevent pollution of local waterways or which benefit the ecology of the San Mateo County watershed. Applications are due November 18th, 2011. To download the application, please visit http://www.flowstobay.org/grant. For more information, please call Menlo Park Environmental Programs at 330-6740 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.