2024 Targeted Runoff Management Grant Applications Now Available (posted January 13, 2023)
Author: Joanna Griffin
Source: WI DNR
Targeted Runoff Management (TRM) grant applications for projects beginning in 2024 are now available on the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ (DNR) grant program webpage.
The following eligible applicants have until April 17, 2023 to submit applications for 2024 Targeted Runoff Management projects:
- Regional planning commissions
- Tribal governments
- Special purpose lake, sewerage and sanitary districtsThe Targeted Runoff Management Grant Program offers local governments competitive grants to control nonpoint source pollution. There are four types of grant projects: large-scale total daily maximum load (TMDL), large-scale non-TMDL, small-scale TMDL and small-scale non-TMDL.
- Construction of structural best management practices
- Implementation of non-structural cropping practices
- Staffing costs to plan and install management practices
- Agricultural projects implementing state agricultural performance standards and prohibitions
- Agricultural or urban projects designed to meet TMDL goals approved by the Environmental Protection AgencyJoin Us: Targeted Runoff Management Application Webinar
The DNR and UW-Madison Division of Extension will host a Targeted Runoff Management Application Webinar from 9 – 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 14, 2023.
The webinar offers an overview of the Targeted Runoff Management Grant Program, with particular focus on the agricultural application, including both large- and small-scale Targeted Runoff Management projects and TMDL and non-TMDL projects. The webinar will provide an overview of what’s changed since last year and review project eligibility filters and how to pro-rate eligible costs (when applicable).
Register in advance for the webinar here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with meeting details.
For more information contact:
Runoff Management Grants Program Coordinator – Watershed Management Bureau
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
101 S. Webster St. Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 400-9519