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:
National Park Service, Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance Program:
application deadline June 30.
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).
Davis Conservation Foundation Water 4/10/19 and 10/10/19
Maine Community Foundation Fund for Maine Land Conservation http://www.mainecf.org/GrantsNonprofits/AvailableGrantsDeadlines/FundforMaineLandConservation.aspx