» Subscribe Today!
More of what you want to know.
The Daily News
X

Forgot your password?
Skip Navigation LinksHome >
VOL. 128 | NO. 102 | Friday, May 24, 2013

Federal Grants Help Landowners Conserve Wildlife

AP

Print | Front Page | Email this story | Comments ()

NASHVILLE (AP) – Federal officials have set aside more than $1 million for Tennessee landowners who help conserve wildlife.

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency said owners of agricultural and forest land can apply by June 10 for funding under the Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program.

Grants are available to help eligible landowners and operators develop or enhance planned upland, wetland, riparian and aquatic habitat areas on their property. Only "ready to implement" projects will be ranked for funding.

Four TWRA biologists in Jackson, Murfreesboro, Cookeville and Knoxville will work with landowners to develop management plans.

Information is online at www.twraprivatelands.org or www.tn.nrcs.usda.gov.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Sign-Up For Our Free Email Edition
Get the news first with our daily email


 
Blog News, Training & Events
RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 97 224 15,176
MORTGAGES 124 284 19,204
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 0 2,278
BUILDING PERMITS 162 511 32,727
BANKRUPTCIES 48 161 11,307
BUSINESS LICENSES 22 79 4,890
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 0 88 18,318
MARRIAGE LICENSES 18 86 4,072

Weekly Edition

Issues | About

The Memphis News: Business, politics, and the public interest.