Water-Related News

Lake Restoration Grants

The Florida Lake Management Society is offering five $200.00 grants for residential lake restoration projects in Hillsborough County. To be eligible, projects must be on lakes in unincorporated Hillsborough County that have an active Lakewatch volunteer. Projects must be primarily in-the-ground restoration. Applicants must submit a proposal to mcgeej@hillsboroughcounty.org detailing:
1. applicant
2. contact info
3. location of project
4. description of project
5. timeline
6. additional/ongoing efforts to manage/restore the lake.

Proposals must be received by July 15, 2009.
Applications will be reviewed and recipients will be notified by July 31, 2009.