CRR Grants for Hatchery-Associated Projects

Hatchery-associated production (HAP) projects include the artificial production or rearing of salmonids. Cowlitz Restoration and Recovery (CRR) grant funding is available for on-the-ground HAP projects, or activities that lead to on-the-ground projects, aimed at reintroduction and recovery of Endangered Species Act-listed (listed) Cowlitz salmonid populations originating in the upper basin, upstream of the Barrier Dam.

More information on project requirements and evaluation is in the 2023 Application Manual and other materials below.

Here are some additional ways to learn more:

  • Watch or download a presentation specific to this part of the CRR Program
  • Review some of the CRR Program information, including the documents updated for 2023
  • Use our CRR HAP Project Info Form to develop your idea and share it with us
  • Request a pre-proposal meeting to connect with CRR Program staff and technical advisors, learn more, and ask questions

CRR Grants for Hatchery-Associated ProjectsPlease contact Melora Shelton 253-441-4994 with questions, if interested in applying, or to be put on a notification list for information as it becomes available.

Forms and Documents

2023 Grant Round materials

Additional resources

Application Deadlines

Key dates

  • February 13 – March 24: pre-application meetings (optional, contact Tacoma Power to schedule)
  • April 4: Draft Application due at noon (required)
  • April 24 – April 28: proposal presentations (required, Tacoma Power will contact to schedule)
  • May 15: feedback emailed to applicants
  • June 26: Final Application due at noon (required)
  • October 3: FTC makes CRR funding decisions

See the full calendar here.