Project Canopy - community forestry grants

September 16, 2014

Project Canopy, a cooperative partnership between the Department of Conservation’s Maine Forest Service and GrowSmart Maine, encourages communities to develop project proposals that support sustainable community forestry management, increase awareness of the benefits of trees and forests, and increase the health and livability of communities through sound tree planting and maintenance. Project Canopy announces the availability of grants to local municipal units of government, educational institutions and non-profit organizations that support community efforts to develop and maintain long-term community forestry programs. Full details are below. If you have questions call the Maine Forest Service at: 1-800-367-0223 or the Project Canopy office at: 207-287-4987.

Planting Grants:

2014 Planting Grant Guidelines

2014 Planting Grant Application

Planning Grants

2014 Planning Grant Guidelines

2014 Planning Grant Application

2014 Planning Grant Budget Explanation