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Great Lakes Revolving Loan Fund

Conservation Fund

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Addressing the Freshwater Challenge
  • Grant Amount $750,000
  • Grant Period October 1, 2001–December 31, 2007
  • Location Arlington, VA, United States
  • Geographic Focus Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin

About this grant

The Great Lakes Revolving Loan Fund was designed to provide short-term financing critical to the conservation of coastal and freshwater sites of exceptional ecological significance in the U.S. portion of the Great Lakes basin. Loans from the fund are used for the purchase of fee title in property as well as for the purchase of conservation easements. This grant increase will build the corpus of the fund.