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NRCS Conservation Programs

NRCS's natural resources conservation programs help people reduce soil erosion, enhance water supplies, improve water quality, increase wildlife habitat, and reduce damages caused by floods and other natural disasters. 

Conservation Technical Assistance Program and Activities 

Environmental Improvement Programs

Stewardship Programs

National Watershed Programs

Easement Programs

Community Assistance Programs and Activities

Technical Processes, Tools, and Other Technical Resources

Resource Inventory and Assessment

Compliance, Appeals, Mediation, Relief

Funding Opportunities Available From NRCS Programs

NRCS provides funding opportunities for agricultural producers and other landowners through these programs.

NRCS Conservation Program Data, FY 2009 - FY 2012

NRCS also provides program-specific reports on how and where these funds were used. Click here for reports covering fiscal years 2009 - 2012.

Public benefits include enhanced natural resources that help sustain agricultural productivity and environmental quality while supporting continued economic development, recreation, and scenic beauty.