ODNR Division of Forestry GRANT OPPORTUNITY 2019 Prescribed Fire STEP Grants for Ohio Land Managers 50/50 matching grants $3,000 maximum reimbursement per grant
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: December 15, 2019 Grants Awarded by January 15, 2020
WHAT YOU CAN GET: Supplies – foam, weather kits, hose, parts, nozzles, fusees, etc. Tools – handtools, powertools, slip-ins, implements, torches, etc. Education – kiosks, displays, brochures, art / design, etc. Personal Protective Equipment – NFPA 1977, shelters, etc. No single items exceeding $4,999 are permitted.
Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019, 9am-3pm Ohio Fire Academy in Reynoldsburg
More than 90 people attended this meeting. We had a full day with speakers presenting on: Effects of prescribed burning on grassland birds, box turtles, & bats, updates on OPFC, burning regulations, & grant opportunities, wildfire response in urban parks.