2023 Wildlife Crossing Program - Federal
The 2023 Notice of Funding Opportunity has been issued for Wildlife Crossing Program applications. The complete NOFO can be found here Wildlife Crossings Program | FHWA (dot.gov). Application information summary can be found on the OTO grants page.
Applications due - Tuesday, August 1, 2023 @ 11:59 p.m. eastern time.
Eligible Applicants - States, MPOs, and local governments.
The primary goals of the WCPP are to save lives, prevent serious injuries, and protect motorists and wildlife by reducing WVCs, and improve habitat connectivity for terrestrial and aquatic species. Reduction of wildlife vehicle collisions and improvement of terrestrial and aquatic habitat connectivity are the primary merit criteria that will be used in reviewing applications, and each of the primary merit criteria are of equal importance.