People might be interested in the following grant possibilities.
Grants are from £25,000/year but the deadline is tight, applications
needed to be in by mid Jan.
The info on local biodiversity targets is interesting and some of the
habitats we have on the plants for a future site are covered.
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Subject: Countdown 2010 Biodiversity Action Fund: replacement scheme
for EAF - biodiversity stream
Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2005 17:08:08 +0000
From: Countdown2010 <Countdown2010@...
To: Countdown2010 <Countdown2010@...
English Nature is pleased to announce the launch of the Countdown 2010
Biodiversity Action Fund. This fund will support projects that will help
achieve the UK government's commitment to halt the loss of
biodiversity by 2010, through delivering the objectives of the England
Biodiversity Strategy and Biodiversity Action Plans.
The Countdown 2010 Biodiversity Action Fund is the new name for the
Environmental Action Fund (EAF) biodiversity stream which was previously
administered by Defra.
Please find attached an application form and guidance notes for the
fund, together with a press release for your information.
Countdown 2010 Biodiversity Action Fund manager
The following web-based resources may be useful to applicants:
For information on the Countdown 2010 initiative: www.countdown2010.org
For information on UK BAP targets: www.ukbap.org.uk
For information on BARS and local BAP targets: www.ukbap-reporting.org.uk
For information on biodiversity targets in the English regions:
North East www.nebiodiversity.org.uk/
North West www.biodiversitynw.org.uk/
West Midlands www.wmbp.org/
East of England www.eastspace.net/biodiversity
South West www.swbiodiversity.org.uk/
For the England Biodiversity Strategy:
For a summary of the England Biodiversity Strategy objectives: