Environmental Enhancement & Mitigation

The California Natural Resources Agency is no longer accepting concept proposals for the 2019 round of the Environmental Enhancement and Mitigation (EEM) Grant Program. Project proposals for 2019 have been submitted and Step 2 – site visits results are under review. Applicants having the most competitive project will be invited to Step 3 – Supporting Documents soon.

The EEM Program is an annual program established by legislation in 1989 and amended on September 26, 2013. It offers grants to local, state and federal governmental agencies and to nonprofit organizations for projects to mitigate the environmental impacts caused by new or modified public transportation facilities.

Click HERE to access the 2019 EEM Project Proposal Guidelines for more information on the supporting documents below.

The solicitation for the 2020 EEM Program is anticipated in April 2020. Sign up for our listserv to stay informed.

For questions contact us at (916) 653-2812 OR at eemcoordinator@resources.ca.gov.

System for Online Application Review (SOAR)

SOAR Log-in Page
SOAR User Manual

Forms and Templates

Supporting Documents List
Resolution Template
Certification Letter
Property Data Sheet
Permit Approval Status
Willing Seller Letter