Conservation Partners Legacy Grants - Due 11/13

The First round of Expedited Conservation Projects (ECP) grants recently closed. Approximately $460,000 remains for the second round of ECP funds which is open now until November 13, 2023.  

The ECP grant cycle funds eligible activities that restore or enhance forests, wetlands, prairies, or habitat for fish, game, and wildlife on public lands/waters in Minnesota. Grant requests may range from $5,000 to $50,000, with a maximum total project cost of $1,000,000. Nonprofit organizations and government entities are eligible to apply, and a 10% match of non-state funds is required. Apply online by 3:30 PM on November 13, 2023. Funding for the CPL program comes from the Outdoor Heritage Fund.

Additional Information:

FY2024 Request for Proposals

FY2024 Full Funding Schedule

CPL Best Practices Guide for Applicants

Questions? Please email for more information.