ACFHP Announces FY2024 Funding Available for Habitat Conservation Projects

October 13, 2022

The Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership (ACFHP) is requesting project applications for funding to restore and conserve habitat necessary to support coastal, estuarine dependent, and diadromous fish species. Federal funding available through the National Fish Habitat Partnership (NFHP) program will be used to support the top ranked proposals.

This opportunity places an emphasis on conservation efforts that will improve recreational fishing opportunities and public use of resources. Improvements in public access as a component of projects are also encouraged. Projects must have a minimum of 1:1 non-federal match.

Applications in MS Word format must be received by 5:00 pm Eastern time on Friday, January 20th, 2023 for FY2024 project funding consideration.

For complete information and guidelines on how to apply please visit: FY2024 Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership Funding Cycle – Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership ( or look at the ‘Funding Opportunities’ page under ‘Get Involved’ on the ACFHP website: For questions and to submit your application, contact Kent Smith, ACFHP Chair, at and Jessica Coakley, ACFHP Vice Chair, at