Toxic algae blooms can make people, pets and livestock sick. We offer a funding program to address problem blooms. The Freshwater Algae Program (FAP) has an annual funding cycle for projects to manage toxic algae blooms (cyanobacteria). The annual application period is Oct. 1 through Nov. 15.
We distribute a public announcement about the funding cycle and the amount of money available approximately 30 days prior to the start of the application period.
The annual application period is Oct. 1 through Nov. 15.
Applications are started, completed, and submitted via Ecology's Administration of Grants and Loans (EAGL) system.
Eligible activities include, but may not be limited to the following:
Priority is given to lakes in which harmful freshwater algae have occurred within the past three years.
Funding Program Coordinator