2023 Request for Proposals

We are pleased to announce the Part C 2023 Request for Proposals! Part C funding provides direct financial and staff support to conservation projects throughout Nassau County. Please review the application documents below to learn more about how to apply to this program.

As of April 1st we are no longer accepting applications for 2023.

If you have any questions, feel free to email us at dbetts@nassauswcd.org or call at (516) 364-5860 

Part C project from 2022 


Town of Hempstead Department of Conservation and Waterways: Exploring the Value of Citizen Science Contributions in Black Skimmer Chick Provisioning and Site Fidelity 

The Nassau County Soil and Water Conservation District funds a limited number of mission-aligned projects every year. Eligible applicants include local governments in Nassau County and not-for-profit organizations. 


Projects must meet one or more of the follow criteria in Nassau County:

   - Conserve or improve soils

   - Improve water quality of our groundwater and/or surface water

   - Control and prevent soil erosion and/or prevent floodwater and sediment damages

   - Conservation, development, utilization, and disposal of water

   - Preserve, increase, or improve natural resources including trees and plants

   - Control or eliminate invasive plants or wildlife

   - Control and abate NPS water pollution

   - Preserve wildlife