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Supports habitat conservation, restoration and/or enhancement or stewardship projects with a focus on wetlands, waterfowl and migratory game birds.
Newfoundland and Labrador Murre Conservation Fund Grants
A portion of the Conservation Stamp Grant program funding is dedicated to support the Newfoundland and Labrador Murre Conservation fund, which includes activities and management that:
- Assess Murre breeding populations, productivity, survival, harvests and other mortality factors;
- Facilitate Murre hunting stewardship and wildlife conservation to ensure that the Murre populations are sustainted; or
- Involve other Murre habitat conservation activities and events
Supports Canadian charity land trusts in securing land that contributes to the achievement of the terrestrial and inland water elements of Canada’s Target 1 of the Biodiversity Goals and Targets and the protection of habitat for the recovery of Species at Risk.
2024 – 2025 Grant Programs:
Small Grants Now Open (June 19 – September 1, 2023) *Application Deadline Extended to September 14, 2023
Supports small(er) organizations in making conservation achievements within their community, through projects that connect Canadians with nature, engage youth in conservation, or provide educational conservation programming.