Kentucky Division of Forestry - USDA Forest Service
Grants of up to $10,000 to Kentucky local government units and nonprofit organizations for projects that protect forestlands in local communities. Funding is intended for projects that benefit areas where urban and wildland areas meet. Eligible projects will address the issues of forest health and forest management. Grant priority will be given based on community-at-risk level, establishment of a local Firewise USA™ Council or Board, and type of project submitted.
The Kentucky Statewide Assessment of Forest Resources and Strategy, June 2010, (Forest Action Plan) listed three important issues, in which wildfires are incorporated:
Go here to Review Eligible Projects and lists of approved equipment and expenses.
State Firewise USA™ Coordinator
Firewise USA™ Specialist