Great Lakes Area of Concern (AOC) Grants



The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) developed the Great Lakes Areas of Concern (AOC) Land Acquisition Grant program to support land acquisition projects within the US Great Lakes AOC that meet NOAA's mission to protect and restore coastal habitats.  Minnesota’s Lake Superior Coastal Program (MLSCP) is coordinating the selection of Minnesota projects and will forward applications to NOAA for funding consideration.



Complete information about this funding opportunity may be found in the following:


To Apply

Submit one original, and an electronic version of the application using the prescribed template to MLSCP by 4:30 pm on Monday, January 21, 2013.  This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.  13 pages, 193 kb

St. Louis River AOC Information


AOC Grant Contact Information

Amber Westerbur
Coastal Program Manager