BISMARCK-The North Dakota Industrial Commission is seeking applications through April 1 for the North Dakota Outdoor Heritage Fund Program.

The fund, which was established in 2013, provides grants to state agencies, tribal governments, nonprofit organizations and political subdivisions for projects. Funding is considered for various projects, including those that will provide access to private and public lands for sportsmen; create fish and wildlife habitats; and improve, maintain or restore water quality, plant diversity and animal systems.

For more information about the program or to fill out an application, visit or call Karlene Fine at 701-328-3722.