Commonwealth Financing Authority funding available for various watershed projects

The Commonwealth Financing Authority is now accepting applications for grants under the Act 13 Marcellus Legacy Fund Programs covering abandoned mine drainage abatement and treatment, watershed restoration and protection, water quality data, greenways, trails and recreation and orphan and abandoned well plugging programs.

Applications are due July 31 and will be considered at the CFA’s November 13 meeting.

The types of projects eligible for this funding are highly relevant to watershed protection.