Funding for Conservation Projects Available through Utah Aviary

The Tracy Aviary Conservation Fund is accepting proposals for conservation projects. Proposals of up to $10,000 will be considered. Projects located in North or South America are eligible though preference will be given to those in Utah and the Intermountain West. Preference will also be given to proposals that address one or more habitats considered priorities for avian conservation. For example, habitats considered priority for Utah and the Intermountain West Region are: riparian, wetland, sagebrush steppe, and aspen.

Nonprofit organizations, public and private educational organizations, federal, state, local agencies and tribal governments are encouraged to apply. Applicants should provide a 1:1 dollar match. In-kind and cash are considered match.

Proposal and all requested appendices must be submitted by November 15, 2016 via email to: Cooper Farr, Conservation Science Program, Tracy Aviary,

For additional details view the full conservation fund description below and visit