LWCF Resources

SPLOST Funds and LWCF used for new infrastructure in Georgia

City of Brunswick’s Howard Coffin Park gets new playground and covered picnic shelter

National Park Service Announces a New Round of Outdoor Recreation Legacy Grants

Grants available for communities with little to no recreation opportunities

Sunset Neighborhood Park, City of Renton, WA: Acquisition and Development

Using Land and Water Conservation Funding to create a new community park

Focusing on Nature-based Recreation at Blue Hole Regional Park, Wimberley, TX

An iconic Texas location uses the Land and Water Conservation Fund to preserve its beloved heritage.

Current list of State Liaison Officers & info websites

The first step in applying for LWCF Funding is to understand your state funding cycle, deadlines, and funding priorities in your state’s State Comprehensive...

Focusing on Children’s Fun through Fitness Wickiup Hill Park Natural Playscape, Toddville, IA

Thanks to the Land and Water Conservation Fund, this Natural Playscape allows children to discover the natural world

Acquiring Open Space – Bertram Chain of Lakes Regional Park, Wright County, City of Monticello, MN

This case study highlights using Land and Water Conservation Funding (LWCF) to acquire a large open land space in an area of rapid growth

Keeley Park Phase II: A National Model

Keeley Park used a Land and Water Conservation Fund to expand intergenerational opportunities and create an inclusive space for all people.

A Guide to Matching Funds for LWCF

Brief guide for attaining matching funds for LWCF.