Monthly Archives: February 2013

Natural Resource Stewardship

National Park Service – As a steward of the Nation”s natural and cultural heritage, the primary responsibility of the NPS is to preserve and protect park resources and values. The NPS actively manages and conducts research on natural resources in th…

Fisheries Finance Program

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) – Provides direct loans for certain fisheries costs. Vessel financing available for the purchase of used vessels or the reconstruction of vessels (limited to reconstructions that do not add to f…

Foreign Investment Insurance

Overseas Private Investment Corporation – To insure investments of eligible U.S. investors in developing countries and emerging markets, against the political risks of inconvertibility, expropriation, and political violence. Special programs include …

Community Development Block Grants/Entitlement Grants

Office Of Community Planning And Development – To develop viable urban communities, by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment, and by expanding economic opportunities, principally for persons of low and moderate income….

Occupational Safety and Health Program

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – To (1) recognize new hazards; (2) define the magnitude of the problem; (3) follow trends in incidence; (4) target exceptional hazardous workplaces for intervention; and (5) evaluate the effectiveness of p…