Previously Funded Projects
The Bureau of Reclamation and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are providing funding for research projects to support the two Landscape Conservation Cooperatives.
Bureau of Reclamation Acting Commissioner Alan Mikkelsen announced that seven applied science projects will receive $680,000 to support resource managers in addressing management issues that cross jurisdictions and political boundaries. The applied science projects, including research to identify how drought impacts natural or cultural resources, projects to develop information and tools that inform watershed management, and projects to improve access and use of water resources data by resource managers within the boundaries of the Desert and Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperatives. Read More →
Research Projects to Boost Science Receive $1.7 Million in WaterSMART Funding for Desert and Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperatives - (August 15, 2012) Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Michael L. Connor announced today 12 applied science projects will receive $1.2 million, and Reclamation will partner with other federal agencies and contribute $451,835 to applied science projects to benefit the Desert and Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperatives. This funding will be matched to provide more than $3.5 million for these applied science projects. Read More →
Reclamation provided $1.2 million for nine applied science projects. These projects will assist management decisions for the Desert and Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperatives.
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service awarded $690,575 to eight projects for the Southern Rockies LCC.