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  • Funding Databases

    While the Joint Ventures and Ornithology Exchange are not funding sources per se, they are certainly important to anyone who is looking for fundraising information. Joint Ventures (JV) are partnerships for bird conservation that can help land trusts seeking federal grant funds.

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  • National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

    The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) protects and restores our nation’s wildlife and habitats. Chartered by Congress in 1984, NFWF directs public conservation dollars to the most pressing environmental needs and matches those investments with private contributions. NFWF works with government, nonprofit and corporate partners to find solutions for the most... See More

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  • USDA Farm Bill & NRCS Environmental Quality Incentives Program

    For decades, the USDA Farm Bill has supported the voluntary conservation efforts of private landowners; it is the most important tool enacted by Congress for conserving habitat on private lands. Farm Bill conservation programs fund easements to protect agricultural lands, efforts to protect at-risk species on working lands, technical advisors to help landowners improve their... See More

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  • Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act (NMBCA)

    The Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act (NMBCA) was passed in 2002 in order to promote the long-term conservation of Neotropical migratory birds and their habitats. The act established a competitive, matching grants program that supports public-private partnerships carrying out noteworthy projects in the U.S., Canada, Latin America, and the Caribbean. While most conservation... See More

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  • North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA)

    The North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) is a federal grants program that provides matching funds to partnerships focused on conserving wetlands for migratory birds. NAWCA grants fund the protection, restoration, and enhancement of wetlands and adjacent uplands which provide valuable habitat for wetland-dependent birds during the summer, winter, and/or... See More

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