This grant is open to parish councils, charities, community and voluntary groups that carry out environmental work in the county and will fund projects that meet the following aims;
Encourage local community involvement with nature conservation projects
Promote, improve and protect bio-diversity
Promote access to and enjoyment of the countryside
Grants are only available for projects located within Lincolnshire. They may be awarded for tree planting, woodland improvement, veteran tree management, hedge laying, nature area creation, repairing dry stone walls, hedge planting, access improvements, leaflets and information boards and involving communities in wildlife.Grants are available for between £50 and £500 up to a maximum of 75% of the total costs.
The closing dates for applications are 1st April and 1st September each year and applicants will be notified within 4 weeks of these dates. An application form is available to download from the Lincolnshire County Council website.