NYS DEC Urban and Community Forestry Grant Information Session

  • Thursday, February 15, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Saturday, April 7, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The NYS Urban and Community Forestry program is pleased to present an information session in preparation for the Round 14 grant. Funding for the urban forestry grants will be available from the Environmental Protection Fund for projects in large and small communities throughout the state. The release of the application for funding up to $2.3 million will be available on the Grants Gateway (https://grantsreform.ny.gov/) in Spring 2018. Project categories will include grants for planting, maintenance, education programs, tree inventories and forestry management plans.

To assist potential applicants, two information sessions (same materials at both sessions) will be hosted by Cornell University Cooperative Extension of Nassau County.

Thursday, February 15, 2018 10:00am – 12:00pm

Saturday, April 7, 2018 10:00am – 12:00pm

Cornell University Cooperative Extension-East Meadow Farm
832 Merrick Avenue
East Meadow, NY 11554

For information, call Mary Kramarchyk at DEC 518-402-9428. Reserve a seat at this session by calling Mary or Vincent Drzewucki at CCE 516-565-5265 ext 10. Space is limited.




Vincent Drzewucki
Horticulture Resource Educator
516-565-5265 ext 10


CCE-Nassau Environmental Horticulture Office
832 Merrick Avenue
East Meadow, New York 11554