Coastal Dune Restoration Grant Program

Coastal Dune Restoration Grant Winners Announced
Four Applicants Received The Maximum Award of $5000 Each


Coastal Dune Restoration  

Landmark at Hillsboro Condominium Association, Inc.
Grant Award: $5,000Match:            $2,500Total Funds:   $7,500
Project Description:​ Renovate and widen their existing dune by removing non-native vegetation and installing native plants such as Sea oats, Bay Cedar, Seashore elder, Inkberry, and Sea lavender.
    
Town of Lauderdale-By-The-Sea
Grant Award: $5,000Match:            $8,610Total Funds:   $13,610
Project Description:​ Staff and volunteers will restore several dunes by removing non-native vegetation and planting over 7,000 Sea oats at three separate sites. The volunteer participation will increase community awareness and participation in dune restoration projects that help build resilient shorelines.
  
City of Hollywood Beach
Grant Award: $5,000Match:            $5,000Total Funds:   $10,000
Project Description:​ Restore a large dune area by removing non-native vegetation, including Hawaiian Scaveola, which is displacing native species and replant with native Sea oats. Signage will describe the importance of sand dunes in maintaining wide and healthy beaches.
 
City of Deerfield Beach
Grant Award: $5,000Match:            $8,250Total Funds:   $13,250    
Project Description:​ Create a new dune by planting 3,000 native plants. In addition to printing educational brochures and signage the funds will be used to develop a dune management plan.
 
For additional information please send email to CoastlDunes@broward.org​  or call David Stout at (954) 519-1452.