Grants Awarded: 2004
Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network

The National Park Service provides matching grants to Chesapeake Bay Gateways for high-quality interpretation, access, or conservation and restoration projects. These grants help enhance the public's ability to learn and enjoy the Bay's stories and significance, explore its natural and cultural resources, and become involved in Bay stewardship. Through these projects and other Gateways Network efforts more and more people recognize the Chesapeake as a true national treasure.

In 2004 these grants totaled $1,419,175.00 with an equivalent non-Federal match.

Choose Grant Year: 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000

block Access and Trail Signage for Parkers Creek Watershed Nature Preserve

Gateway: Parkers Creek Watershed Nature Preserve
Amount: $6,596.00

block Avalon Area Historic Wayside Exhibits

Gateway: Patapsco Valley State Park
Amount: $26,800.00

block Baltimore Bay Trails: Integrating Inner Harbor Area Gateways at the Visitor Center

Gateway: Baltimore Visitor Center
Amount: $111,500.00

block Battle Creek Swamp Trail Interpretation

Gateway: Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
Amount: $11,300.00

block Bayscaping, Signage, Interpretation, and Restoration for the Fell's Point Historic District

Gateway: Fell's Point Historic District
Amount: $33,135.00

block Chesapeake Bay Living

Gateway: Smith Island Center
Amount: $11,180.00

block Clean Stream Dream - Wetland Restoration

Gateway: Virginia Living Museum
Amount: $49,000.00

block Connecting Communities to the Chesapeake Through Public Involvement in Tidal Wetland Restoration

Gateways: Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, National Aquarium in Baltimore
Amount: $27,500.00

block Expansion and Redesign of Eastport Historic Walking Tour

Gateway: Annapolis Maritime Museum
Amount: $15,300.00

block Gateways to Science

Gateway: Pickering Creek Audubon Center
Amount: $51,325.00

block Improved Access and Interpretation at the Galesville Heritage Society

Gateway: Galesville Heritage Museum
Amount: $89,137.00

block Interpreting the Southern Entrance to the Chesapeake Watershed

Gateway: Great Bridge Lock Park
Amount: $57,890.00

block Interpretive Graphics for Waterfront Park

Gateway: National Aquarium in Baltimore
Amount: $150,000.00

block Interpretive Signs and Brochures for Mount Calvert

Gateway: Patuxent River Park Jug Bay Natural Area
Amount: $17,550.00

block Joppa Steamboat Wharf Exhibits-Phase II

Gateway: Wharves at Choptank Crossing
Amount: $23,100.00

block Lower James River Water Trail Expansion and Enhancement

Gateway: James River Water Trail - Lower
Amount: $73,836.00

block Navigating Audiences to Fells Point's Maritime History

Amount: $16,678.00

block Occoquan Water Trail Map, Signage and Management Plan

Gateway: Occoquan Water Trail
Amount: $100,000.00

block Rediscovering Lost London Town: Interpreting a Chesapeake Gateway to the Past

Gateway: Historic London Town and Gardens
Amount: $150,000.00

block Riverwalk

Gateway: Gloucester Point Beach Park
Amount: $47,800.00

block Secrets of the Mermaid's Purse: Skates and Rays

Gateway: Calvert Marine Museum
Amount: $42,688.00

block Spanning Three Centuries of Commerce and Transportation

Gateway: Historic Annapolis Gateway - City Dock
Amount: $5,000.00

block Sultana Gateways as Classroom

Gateway: Schooner Sultana
Amount: $16,767.00

block Susquehanna River Water Trail Signage

Gateways: Susquehanna River Water Trail - Middle Section, Susquehanna River Water Trail - North Branch , Susquehanna River Water Trail - West Branch
Amount: $60,575.00

block Swatara Water Trail Expansion Project

Gateway: Swatara Creek Water Trail
Amount: $18,150.00

block Telling the Story of Hoffler Creek

Gateway: Hoffler Creek Wildife Preserve
Amount: $7,350.00

block The Visitor Orientation Program-Enhancing the Visitor's Experience

Gateway: Adkins Arboretum
Amount: $61,569.00

block Virtual Tour of Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse

Gateway: Annapolis Maritime Museum
Amount: $21,350.00

block Water Trail Guide/map, kiosk updates, wayside signage and web pages.

Gateway: Rappahannock River Water Trail
Amount: $109,674.00

block Website Expansion

Gateway: Geddes-Piper House
Amount: $6,425.00

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