21 Jan National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Program Name: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Resource Type: Philanthropy
Agency: Program Source:
Description: Protect, restore and enhance our nation’s fish, wildlife, plants and habitats
Engineer creative solutions to address conservation challenges
Create common ground between public and private sectors. Fisheries Innovation Fund helps fishermen and communities to establish sustainable fisheries. Fishing for Energy Program works to reduce the amount of derelict fishing gear. In 2011 and 2012 combined the Fisheries Innovation Fund granted $3.8 million. Grants awarded in 2011 for the Fishing for Energy Program totaled about $165K.