LWCF grants are available to either acquire land for public outdoor recreation or to develop basic outdoor recreation facilities. Acquisition
– Acquiring land and water for public access, including new area or additions to existing parks, forests, wildlife areas, beaches or similar. Development
– Developing outdoor recreation activities and support facilities needed by the public for recreation activities, including providing basic facilities and improvement of basic facilities.
Projects must be consistent with the outdoor recreation goals and objectives stated in the Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP)
and elements of your local comprehensive land use plans and park master plans. Projects must also comply with the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act.