Western Conservation Foundation

For The Foundation's Land, Water, And Energy Program

  • Amount
    $650,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    11/16/2015
  • Term
    13 Months
  • Type of Support
    General Support/Program
Strategies
Overview
Several major land, water, and energy policies affecting Western public lands are likely to be finalized over the next year. This grant to the Western Conservation Foundation will support its work to empower local organizations seeking to educate policymakers on the value of protecting Western lands and waterways, and to provide the media with educational materials on the need to protect priority areas.
About the Grantee
Grantee Website
www.wcfnd.org 
Address
1536 Wynkoop Street
Suite 410
Denver, CO 80202-1182
Grants to this Grantee
for general operating support  
The Western Conservation Foundation (WCF) works to build leaders to protect the land, air, and water of the West. WCF is a regranter and convener supporting our Western Conservation strategy. It works with diverse organizations to advocate and advance new federal and state conservation policies, such as those protecting wildlife connectivity and key landscapes. It supports coordination among state groups and the capacity of regrantees to address DEI issues and improve their operational efficiency, and is launching a communications project about the effect of energy development on land and waters, wildlife habitat, and communities. (Substrategy: Advance Conservation Protections)
for general operating support  
The Western Conservation Foundation works to protect national public lands and rivers across the American West. This grant will enable the organization to continue to educate and engage press and policymakers, and to collaborate with an array of other conservation organizations in support of its goals.

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