County Contacts and Other State Agencies Program Summaries Brief Overview of Programs

Welcome to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources’ Funding and Technical Assistance Guide. This guide to Conservation and Restoration Services contains an alphabetical listing of several programs that can assist you with your habitat and resource conservation/restoration needs. If you have completed a WRAS, you are particularly well positioned to apply for and receive federal watershed implementation funding.

Since individual programs are subject to change, this document will always be a “work in progress.” For this reason, please do not hesitate to notify us at of any corrections/updates to programs listed in the guide or of any programs we may have missed. For additional funding/technical assistance information, DNR recommends the following outstanding websites:

Chesapeake Bay Program Community Watershed Resources Clearinghouse:

Environmental Protection Agency Catalog of Federal Funding Soruces for Watershed Protection:

Maryland Department of Natural Resources Environmental Design "Ask Ed" website:

Maryland Department of Planning Maryland Grant Resource Center:

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