Apply for a Habitat Restoration Grant

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Grant Money Available

Cost share grant funds are available for habitat restoration projects that occur within the Nine Mile Creek Watershed District. Grants for up to 50% of a project’s costs for habitat restoration projects are available to residents, associations, nonprofits, schools, businesses, and cities for projects located within District boundaries. Learn more about the grants and criteria to apply. Projects include prairie plantings, woodland restorations, and more.

Maximum grant award for habitat restoration projects:

  • $3,000 for residential projects
  • $5,000 for townhome, condominium, or lake associations
  • $10,000 for commercial, government, or nonprofit projects

Application deadlines are May 16, 2022, and August 11, 2022, by 4 PM. Learn how to apply.

Attend a Virtual Cost Share Grant Information Session

Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Time: 6:30-7:30 PM

Location: Zoom Meeting

Join Online

Join by Telephone

Dial: +1 301 715 8592  Meeting ID: 848 1799 0242  Passcode: 283479

Event Description: Do you have questions or want to learn more? Attend this online Cost Share Grant Information Session to hear a presentation on the program and get your questions answered. Habitat Restoration Grant application deadlines: May 16 and August 11, 2022, by 4 PM.


Want to run through a project idea or ask questions about your application? Contact Erica, Program and Project Manager, at 952-358-2276 or