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Ecosystem Enhancement Program - Program Guide

28 Feb 2024

Ecosystem Enhancement Program Program Guide What is the Ecosystem Enhancement Program? The Ecosystem Enhancement Program (Program) aims to maintain and improve ecological health and native biodiversity in a variety of ecosystems by supporting landscape-scale ecosystem restoration and enhancement projects across the Basin. [...] How much will the Trust fund? The Trust is prepared to support: • 50% of the employee’s wage (total wage must be a minimum of $17.40 per hour); • the employee can work up to 40 hours per week for a maximum of one year; and • $100/week to provide valuable work-integrated learning and training opportunities beyond entry-level skills. [...] The project and the organizations coordinating the project demonstrate an understanding of the need to maintain the results long-term; this can be shown by a long-term budget or an asset management plan for ongoing and scheduled maintenance or repairs. [...] The Trust retains the right to determine project eligibility and the amount of funding allocated to each project. [...] Program funding from the Trust can be used for Questions? Ecosystem Enhancement Program 1.800.505.8998 Program Guide (2024/25) Page 3 of 4 Ecosystem Enhancement Program Program Guide monitoring and maintenance within the lifespan of the project up to a maximum of five years (i.e.


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