The Okanagan Basin Water Board is now accepting applications for the 2014 water conservation and quality improvement grant program.
The program, in its ninth year, has $300,000 available for projects that conserve water or improve its quality. Successful applicants can receive up to a maximum of $30,000 for their project.
“The purpose of the program is to assist local organizations in addressing water issues and to enhance the valley-wide sustainable use of water,” said James Littley, projects manager.
“Eligible applicants can be Okanagan municipalities, regional districts, irrigation/improvement districts and non-profit community organizations.”
The deadline for submissions is Feb. 21 at 4 p.m.
Information can be found at www.obwb.ca/wcqi.