SF Bay Water Quality Improvement Fund RFP announcement

EPA Announces Availability of Region 9 Funding to Protect and Restore SF Bay and its Watersheds

From the EPA Region 9:

EPA is pleased to offer this opportunity to support projects that protect and restore the water quality of the San Francisco Bay and its watersheds.  The 28 projects now underway using SFBWQIF funds leverage nearly $12 million and involve 37 partners working to achieve tangible results for the toughest problems still facing the Bay — wetlands and watershed restoration, legacy pollutants, urban runoff and climate change.  We encourage prospective applicants to read the RFP carefully as some sections differ from the previous RFPs.  We have also updated the list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) available at the weblink.

Please use the link below to find the open San Francisco Bay Water Quality Improvement Fund (SFBWQIF) Request for Proposals (RFP).  Proposals will be due to EPA on January 28, 2011.

http://www.epa.gov/region9/water/watershed/sfbaywqfund.html

If you have questions, please feel free to contact us as listed below.  We encourage you to submit questions to us via email so that we can provide a more thorough answer and share this information with others through the FAQs.

Contacts:
Luisa Valiela                                     Erica Yelensky
Phone: (415) 972-3400                     Phone: (415) 972-3021
Email: valiela.luisa@epa.gov             Email: yelensky.erica@epa.gov

Please use the link below to find the open San Francisco Bay Water Quality Improvement Fund (SFBWQIF) Request for Proposals (RFP).  Proposals will be due to EPA on January 28, 2011.

http://www.epa.gov/region9/water/watershed/sfbaywqfund.html