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Grants Funded

Summary of Grants Funded by the South Carolina Conservation Bank Act

 

Through the November 16, 2016, application period, the Conservation Bank has conserved 93,081 acres of isolated wetlands, 1,982 acres of Carolina Bays, and 360.2 miles of river/creek frontage.

 

Cumulative Totals for FY 2004-2017 Number of Acres Funding
Wetlands 93,081 $30,372,353
Carolina Bays 1,982 $833,466
Open/Cleared Land 15,823 $7,265,879
Family Farms/Agriculture 19,845 $16,422,972
Urban Parks 11,061 $21,857,336
Historic Sites 730 $2,286,445
Woodlands/Forested 144,784 $72,005,567
Totals 287,307 $151,043,956

 

Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Number of Acres Funding
Wetlands 59 $437,087
Carolina Bays 0 $0
Open/Cleared Land 295 $92,200
Family Farms/Agriculture 2,468 $1,300,000
Urban Parks 81 $575,000
Historic Sites 63 $486,963
Woodlands/Forested 3,393 $2,999,92
Totals 6,892 $5,891,161

 

Fiscal Year 2015-2016 Number of Acres Funding
Wetlands 13,943 $4,953,620
Carolina Bays 0 $0
Open/Cleared Land 2,220 $991,228
Family Farms/Agriculture 2,357 $1,479,236
Urban Parks 3,303 $1,222,608
Historic Sites 161 $311,930
Woodlands/Forested 22,688 $11,132,386
Totals 44,673 $20,098,899

 

Fiscal Year 2014-2015 Number of Acres Funding
Wetlands 3,274 $1,068,025
Carolina Bays 0 $0
Open/Cleared Land 170 $84,347
Family Farms/Agriculture 2,575 $1,979,115
Urban Parks 828 $968,000
Historic Sites 16 $427,050
Woodlands/Forested 19,436 $6,244,770
Totals 26,299 $10,771,308

 

 

Fiscal Year 2013-2014 Number of Acres Funding
Wetlands 7,511 $2,267,639
Carolina Bays 869 $347,708
Open/Cleared Land 3,101 $1,558,305
Family Farms/Agriculture 2,272 $895,631
Urban Parks 255 $2,680,000
Historic Sites 0 $0
Woodlands/Forested 14,576 $6,414,602
Totals 28,585 $14,163,885

 

  

Fiscal Year 2012-2013 Number of Acres Funding
Wetlands 8,003 $1,983,864
Carolina Bays 521 $255,295
Open/Cleared Land 2,011 $693,445
Family Farms/Agriculture 3,019 $2,972,953
Urban Parks 4,051 $4,513,000
Historic Sites 2 $354,000
Woodlands/Forested 19,474 $5,215,265
Totals 37,081 $15,987,822

 

During Fiscal year 2008-2009; 2009-2010; 2010-2011; and 2011-2012 no changes were made to the cumulative amounts due to budget restrictions. Funding received during that period was used to pay down previously approved grants.

 

Fiscal Year 2007-2008 Number of Acres Funding
Wetlands 8,308 $2,459,012
Carolina Bays 0 $0
Open/Cleared Land 5,316 $1,027,786
Family Farms/Agriculture 2,016 $1,542,778
Urban Parks 84 $300,000
Historic Sites 166 $151,052
Woodlands/Forested 25,809 $12,078,407
Totals 41,698 $17,559,035

 

 

Fiscal Year 2006-2007 Number of Acres Funding
Wetlands 10,171 $4,185,649
Carolina Bays 592 $233,071
Open/Cleared Land 1,611 $1,878,700
Family Farms/Agriculture 2,917 $3,603,388
Urban Parks 2,101 $6,823,600
Historic Sites 1 $100,000
Woodlands/Forested 14,886 $8,805,398
Totals 32,279 $25,629,807

 

Fiscal Year 2005-2006 Number of Acres Funding
Wetlands** 28,374 $7,887,481
Carolina Bays 0 $0
Open/Cleared Land 853 $447,040
Family Farms/Agriculture 1,064 $1,525,154
Urban Parks 237 $4,100,128
Historic Sites 11 $114,200
Woodlands/Forested** 14,333 $7,226,766
Totals 44,872 $21,300,770

 

  **The South Carolina Conservation Bank partnered in a fee purchase of 38,949 acres providing 20% of the cost at $10,000,000 and is included herein.

 

Fiscal Year 2004-2005 Number of Acres Funding
Wetlands 12,905 $5,119,546
Carolina Bays 0 $0
Open/Cleared Land 248 $490,592
Family Farms/Agriculture 1,156 $1,130,145
Urban Parks 112 $675,000
Historic Sites 310 $341,250
Woodlands/Forested 10,129 $11,892,690
Totals 24,861 $19,649,224