The Eastern Shore Soil and Water Conservation District is accepting applications for 2017 Billie Fitzgerald Memorial Conservation Grants. Schools, Scouts, community groups and other organizations in Accomack and Northampton counties are eligible.
Funding is available for projects such as outdoor classrooms and nature trails, storm drain stenciling, recycling programs, butterfly plantings, materials for water quality testing, bird feeders for the schoolyard, and field trips for environmental study. The Eastern Shore Soil & Water Conservation District Endowment Committee does not fund beautification projects or money for textbooks.
The application deadline is March 1, 2017
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