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Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund

Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund

State: ME
Resource Intensity: Medium
Co-founding: Yes
Cost Share: 50%
Sector: Greening and Conservation
Support Stage: Implementation
Support to: Local Governments
Type of Funding: Grant

This program is administered by the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife. “The Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1964 (LWCF) was established to assist federal, state and local governments in the acquisition and/or development of public outdoor recreation facilities. Administered at the federal level by the National Park Service and at the state level by the Bureau of Parks and Lands in the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry, LWCF grants can provide up to 50% of the allowable costs for approved acquisition or development projects for public outdoor recreation. “

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