Group says Chesapeake Energy will not drill for natural gas within New York City's watershed, which supplies water to 9 million people.
Legislators approved the increase in funding through the Land and Water Conservation Act Stateside Assistance Program for 2010.
Proposals must be received by Jan. 5, 2010.
Although one critic says the model's sea level rise and subsidence rates were optimistic, he admits the model still predicts land could be delivered to the sinking delta.
NOAA provides $243,000 in funding for the development of safeguards for the Lake Sunapee Watershed against climate change effects and population growth.
The Tennessee Valley Authority has proposed restoration alternatives for aspects of the site cleanup that don't have to be addressed immediately.
A Georgia Southern University study analyzed stream water temperatures at six different golf courses in South Carolina.
Five large, non-native snake species may rattle Fla. ecosystem.
Agreement, stimulus funds should help District of Columbia advance its environmental priorities.
Chloride found at levels that can harm aquatic life in northern U.S. urban streams.
EPA and TVA are still removing ash from the Emory River and have closed sections to ensure safety at the site.
In May, President Obama established a committee of federal agencies to develop a plan for restoring and protecting Chesapeake Bay and they now have proposed strategies to accelerate cleanup.
The Gulf of Mexico Program initiated the Gulf Guardian awards in 2000 to recognize and honor the businesses, community groups, individuals, and agencies that are taking positive steps to keep the Gulf healthy, beautiful and productive.
The researchers are looking into the effectiveness of stream restoration activities and associations between total dissolved solids and aquatic benthic macroinvertebrates.
A Maryland Department of the Environment and Salisbury University study found that wildlife and dog waste are significant sources of bacteria in the watersheds of eight Anne Arundel County waterways.