Announcements and Updates
Based on direction given by the SNC Governing Board, the remainder of our Proposition 84 Funds (approximately $2.5 million) will be awarded to projects that comply with Proposition 84 and SNC mission criteria and support the two focus areas of Healthy Forests and Abandoned Mine Lands. The FY 2013-14 DRAFT Grant Guidelines were made available for public comment on April 5, 2013. The deadline for comments was April 26, 2013. The final draft of the Grant Guidelines with changes to reflect public comments will be presented to the SNC Governing Board for review and approval at its June Board meeting.
Fiscal Year 2012-13
Preservation of Ranches and Agricultural Lands” Grant Program Update: March 2013
The Governing Board authorized 29 projects totaling $5.2 million for the FY 2012-13 Proposition 84 Preservation of Ranches and Agricultural Lands program at its regularly scheduled meeting on March 7, 2013.
Refer to the table below for significant dates in the application and grant award process:
Grant Program Elements
Target Date or Duration
|Release Preservation of Ranches and Agricultural Lands Grant Guidelines and GAP – Open RFP||✔ June 18, 2012|
|Official Pre-Application Period||✔ June 18 - July 16, 2012|
|Pre-Application Submission Deadline||✔ July 16, 2012 5:00 p.m.|
|Full Application Development Period||✔ August 15 - October 22, 2012|
|Full Application Submission Deadline||✔ October 22, 2012 5:00 p.m.|
|Full Application Review||✔ October 22, 2012 - January 18, 2013|
|Staff Recommendations to SNC Board Released||✔ February 20, 2013|
|SNC Board Acts Upon Staff Recommendations||✔ March 7, 2013|
|Development and Execution of Agreements for Authorized Grants||✔ March 8 - April 30, 2013|
You may direct questions to the Grants Administration team toll free at (877) 257-1212 or at (530) 823-4670. You may also contact the SNC area representative for your county. Refer to the map on the right side of this page to identify the SNC grant program contact in your area.
To view a map of the grants awarded by the Conservancy, please use this link.