Posted: October 26, 2020

Applications due January 20, 2021

The U.S. Forest Service (Forest Service) requests proposals for projects that will substantially expand and accelerate wood products and wood energy markets throughout the United States to support forest management needs on National Forest System and other forest lands.

The grants and agreements awarded under this announcement will support the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (Pub. L. 115-334), Rural Revitalization Technologies (7 U.S.C. 6601), and the nationwide challenge of disposing of hazardous fuels and other wood residues from the National Forest System and other U.S. forest lands in a manner that supports wood products and wood energy markets.

This Request for Proposals focuses on the Wood Innovations program goals:

  1. Reduce hazardous fuels and improve forest health on National Forest System and other forest lands.
  2. Reduce the costs of forest management on all land types.
  3. Promote economic and environmental health of communities.

See full solicitation here

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