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Landscape Initiatives

landscape initiatives banner split three ways: water quality, at  risk species, ecosystem initiative

NRCS uses landscape conservation initiatives to accelerate the results that can be achieved through voluntary conservation programs. All NRCS programs are designed to support farmers, ranchers, and foresters in improving the environment while maintaining or improving a vibrant agricultural sector. Most program delivery is driven primarily by grassroots input and local needs. Landscape conservation initiatives enhance the locally driven process to better address nationally and regionally important conservation goals that transcend localities. 

Florida Landscape Initiatives 

Thumbnail of 2015 Landscape Initiative Map                             Click to download a full-size version (PDF, 2MB)

Other Initiatives of Interest:
Restoring the Gulf
EQIP Initiatives

Program Contacts

Contact your local USDA - NRCS service center staff or
Jeffrey Woods, financial assistance programs, 352-338-9515, or
Roney Gutierrez, easement programs, 352-338-9502.