Parks & Trails New York and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation are accepting applications for $500,000 in grants through Nov. 30.
The grants are available to organizations that support parks, trails, historic sites and public lands.
The New York State Park and Trail Partnership program is designed to enhance the preservation, stewardship, interpretation, environmental education, maintenance and promotion of state parks, trails, historic sites and public lands; increase the sustainability, effectiveness, productivity, volunteerism and fundraising capabilities of nonprofit organizations that promote, maintain and support state parks, trails, historic sites and public lands; and promote the tourism and economic development benefits of outdoor recreation through the growth and expansion of a connected statewide network of parks, trails, greenways and public lands.
Grant awards will be announced in March 2019. Visit bit.ly/2jFUkOJ for information.