Sinnemahoning Watershed Grant Program Round 9 Applications are currently being accepted 

Settlement monies from the June 30th, 2006 Norfolk Southern train derailment that caused a serious fish kill in Big Fill Run, Sinnemahoning Portage Creek, and the Driftwood Branch of Sinnemahoning Creek are being administered by the Headwaters RC&D Sinnemahoning Stakeholders Committee to fund successful applications in the 9th round of the Sinnemahoning Watershed Grant Program.
This program offers funding to:

  • Watershed and Conservation Groups with incorporation status
  • Counties and Municipalities
  • County Conservation Districts
  • Council of Governments
  • Commonwealth agencies
  • any other authorized organizations involved in research, restoration, rehabilitation, planning, acquisition, development, education or other activities, which further the protection, enhancement, conservation, preservation or enjoyment of Pennsylvania's environmental, conservation, recreation or similar resources.

Total 9th round grant funds will be $153,062. All projects must be located within the Sinnemahoning Creek Watershed.
Applications will be accepted from November 1, 2016 until January 6, 2017

Hard copy applications may be obtained at the Cameron and McKean County Conservation District Offices.
For further information please contact Todd Deluccia at 814-486-9354 or email at