Nonpoint Source Implementation RFP FY 2018 Information

Contact: Bob Sweet 517-284-5520

The application period for FY18 Implementation Proposals is now closed.  Additional applications will not be accepted.  The information below is intended for informational purposes only.

Eligible Applicants: Units of government (state agencies, counties, cities, townships, and villages), regional planning agencies, conservation districts, public and private colleges and universities, and incorporated nonprofit organizations who are exempt from taxation under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Eligible Activities: In general, implementing water quality based priority recommendations in approved watershed management plans including physical, vegetative, and managerial best management practices (BMP) and information and outreach activities are eligible.  Activities must directly address the NPS pollutants, causes, and sources identified as priorities in the watershed management plan.  In addition, the pollutants, causes, and sources must also be addressed in Michigan’s NPS Program Plan.

Eligible Watersheds: Watersheds covered by a watershed management plan approved by the DEQ as meeting CMI criteria and the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (USEPA) “Nine Minimum Elements of Watershed Management Planning” on or before July 19, 2017.  See approved watershed management plan listing here.

Schedule

Request for Proposal Documents: