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Useful Links and Materials

Comprehensive Plan Aids

Conservation Commission Assistance with Comprehensive Plan Updates  

Beginning with Habitat - resource maps, open space planning

Stewardship Guides - click to link

Kennebec Estuary Land Trust collaborated with four coastal Conservation Commissions - Arrowsic, Georgetown, Phippsburg, and Westport Island - to create land and water stewardship guides. Read about it here: http://bangordailynews.com/community/conservation-commissions-share-ways-to-protect-coastal-communities-through-new-publication/

Link to the stewardships guides here or below:

Grants

National Park Service, Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance Program:

application deadline June 30. 

https://www.nps.gov/orgs/rtca/index.htm

Elmina B. Sewall Grant 1/15/19 https://www.sewallfoundation.org/potowski-av/

Fields Pond Foundation anytime http://www.fieldspond.org/guidelines.htm

Margaret E. Burnham Charitable Trust 10/1/19 http://www.margaretburnham.org/application/

Morton Kelly Grant

Deadline:10/1/19 (Grant proposals accepted after July 1).

http://www.morton-kelly.org/application-faq/submitting-a-request/

Davis Conservation Foundation Water 4/10/19 and 10/10/19 

http://www.davisfoundations.org/dcf/apply

Maine Community Foundation Fund for Maine Land Conservation http://www.mainecf.org/GrantsNonprofits/AvailableGrantsDeadlines/FundforMaineLandConservation.aspx

USFWS Small NAWCA  https://www.fws.gov/birds/grants/north-american-wetland-conservation-act/how-to-apply-for-a-nawca-grant.php