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2015-2017 Executive Budget and Budget Bills call for:
- eliminating the WEEB beginning July 1, 2015,
- eliminating funding for the general grant
program beginning July 1, 2015,
- and eliminating the forestry and school forest grant programs beginning July 1, 2016
The Joint Finance Committee will be voting sometime in May.
(shared with School Forest Implementation Grants)
(shared with School Forest Education Plan Grants)
The Wisconsin Environmental Education Board (WEEB) was created by 1989 Act 299, becoming law in 1990. One of the Board's responsibilities is to:
award grants for the development, dissemination, and implementation of environmental education programs.
Funded projects have included state-wide initiatives as well as small localized efforts. Audiences served include K-12 public and private school children, members of various youth organizations, classroom teachers and other educators, landowners, park patrons, tourists, government officials, business owners and employees and of course the public. For more information see the Recipient Database.
Decisions made at the Wednesday April 29, 2015 meeting. Announcement letters will be mailed in early May.
Results will also be posted within the Recipient Database.