Sustainable Ithaca > Ecosystem Conservation

These grants include both terrestrial and aquatic systems conservation and restoration.  Primary emphasis of aquatic systems is Cayuga Lake and its tributaries.  Overall goal is to maintain an intact, functional ecosystems in Tompkins County.  Projects and programs that address toxic threats to humans and natural systems will also be considered.


Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
All Together Now: Reducing & Transitioning Tompkins' Energy Use (over 2 years)

The Finger Lakes Land Trust, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Cayuga Lake Water Quality Initiative - Phase II (over 2 years)

Groundswell Center for Local Food & Farming

Ithaca, NY
Expanding the Impact! (over 2 years)

Cayuga Lake Watershed Network

Aurora , NY
Protecting the Cayuga Lake Watershed in the Era of "No Normal" (over 2 years)

Friends of Stewart Park, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
General operating support (over 2 years)

Social Ventures, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Monitoring potential ground surface displacement related to underground salt mining.

Sustainable Markets Foundation

New York, NY
New York Water Pollution and Harmful Algal Bloom Clean Up Campaign


Candor High School

Candor, NY
Air Quality Egg Install and Operation

Sciencenter Discovery Museum

Ithaca, NY
Future Science Leaders: Watershed Education Project

Town of Ithaca

Ithaca, NY
Educational boat trip for municipal officials