We are pleased to announce the availability of funds for the Joint Ventures – Improving the Science Foundation for Bird Conservation program, also known as the JV Flex Fund grant (Grants.gov Funding Opportunity Number F19AS00098). The goal of this grant program is to assist partners in implementing effective science-based bird conservation projects in the Upper Mississippi / Great Lakes Joint Venture (UMGL JV) region. The JV’s Implementation Plan and conservation strategies identify bird habitat, monitoring, and research needs with an emphasis on JV focal species. Please read the Notice of Funding Opportunity to find out more about the program’s requirements and how to apply.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to discuss potential proposals with the UMGLJV Science Coordinator Greg Soulliere (phone 517-351-4214).

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