The New Brunswick Department of Environment and Local Government is now accepting applications under its Environmental Trust Fund.
- The fund provides assistance to community groups, organizations, First Nations, municipalities, and institutions for projects that produce tangible, measurable benefits to the environment.
- Last year it provided more than $8.4M to about 225 projects.
- The 2019-20 priority action areas for the fund are: protecting the environment; increasing environmental awareness; managing waste; addressing climate change; and building sustainable communities.
- The application deadline is Nov. 30.