Proposals Being Accepted for Monarch Conservation Projects

MonarchJune 1, 2015 — The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has announced the release of the Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Monarch Butterfly Conservation Fund (MBCF). Proposals are due July 15, and the full RFP can be found here.

The MBCF was established earlier this year to protect, conserve and increase habitat for these iconic insects as well as other pollinators. The fund was designed to leverage the investments made by federal agencies with additional funding from other private and public donors, as well as matching resources from grantees. Additional information on the MBCF can be found here.

Partners in the MBCF include the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Bureau of Land Management, the U.S. Forest Service, the Department of Agriculture Natural Resource Conservation Service, and Monsanto Company.

State’s Poultry waste data falls short

Ag Department public records on chicken litter lacking, convoluted A poultry feeding operation located of Highway 412 in eastern Oklahoma. (KJBOutdoors photo) By KELLY BOSTIANFor the CCOF After four years of annual reports the general public no longer has access to a detailed accounting of how nearly 200,000 tons of ...
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