The Ocean Protection Council, California Coastal Commission and State Coastal Conservancy announce the availability of grants to encourage local governments and other entities responsible for planning under the California Coastal Act to develop and adopt updated plans that conserve and protect coastal resources from future impacts from sea-level rise and related climate change impacts such as extreme weather events.
Applications are due July 15, 2013. Applications must be emailed (or postmarked) by the submission date. We expect to award grants in the fall of 2013. For the full grant program announcement go to: http://scc.ca.gov/category/climate-change/