NC Wildlife Resources Commission
staff and partners can also offer follow-up technical assistance to communities
who have participated in Green Growth workshops.
We can provide technical assistance including:
Integrating the Conservation Data for Green Growth with your County or City online GIS map.
Writing a local habitat conservation plan.
Review and recommendations for:
Habitat management plans for parks and open space.
Attending board and committee meetings to provide information.
To request technical assistance,
Partners for Green Growth
This is a cost-share funding
resource offered by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s (NCWRC) Green
Growth Toolbox program. The goal of Partners for Green Growth is to provide support
for local government planning projects that consider wildlife and natural
resource conservation in land use and development planning, incentives and
We encourage you to share your
ideas with us ahead of all deadlines.
For projects that qualify, the Partners for Green Growth program
will reimburse cost-share funds up to
$20,000 and will provide 80 hours of technical assistance from North Carolina
Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) wildlife biologists. Projects that
request funds up to $10,000 are preferred so that we may fund more projects.
The funding request can only be up to 65 percent of the entire project cost and
35 percent non-federal in-kind match (cash match is not necessary) is required to make up the
remaining total project cost. In-kind match is explained in the detailed application description (link below).
Project Idea Submissions are due by May 31,
2016. Applicants that qualify to submit an invited application will be notified
by mid-June. Invited applications are due August 9, 2016. All projects should
begin by October 1, 2016 and be completed by September 15, 2017.
Eligible applicants are local governments (North Carolina counties and
incorporated municipalities) and Councils of Government. Partnerships between
local governments and non-governmental, non-profit (NGO) conservation-related
organizations are also eligible. Local government project applications are
Click here to download the detailed application description and forms for the current funding cycle.