Grants

Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund Senior Low-income Fuels Reduction grant: $150,000

The Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund has awarded a grant of $150,000 to the UDRC for wildfire fuels reduction. The grant will provide up to $1000 for fuels reduction services for senior low-income homeowners in South Deschutes County.

Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund Fuels Reduction matching grant: $25,000

2016 – 2020, $5,000/year: Fuels reduction projects in UDRC neighborhoods.

BNSF Railway Fuels Reduction grant: $5,000

2017 – 2018: Fuels reduction projects in UDRC neighborhoods adjacent to BNSF railway property.

Healy Foundation: $2500

2018 fuels reduction projects in UDRC neighborhoods.

BNSF Railway Fish Tagging grant: $5,000

2015 – 2016: The Upper Deschutes River Coalition is supporting the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife’s Redband and native Trout radio and PIT tracking program for 2015 and 2016. The BNSF Railway grant of $5,000 was used to purchase 1,720 PIT tags which are used to track the movement Trout in rivers in Central Oregon.

US Forest Service Participating Agreement matching grant: $7500

2014 – 2018 (phase 1 completed): Cooperative agreement between the US Forest Service and Upper Deschutes River Coalition for planning and implementing fuels reduction projects in UDRC neighborhoods and adjacent USFS land.

2018 – 2020 (Phase 2): Community outreach and communications.

National Forest Foundation Benham Falls Trail Maintenance grant: $11,470

2014: Resurface trails, repaint vault toilets, repaint trail signs.

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