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Practice Code: 394
Reporting Unit: Feet (Ft.)
A permanent or temporary strip of bare or vegetated land planned to retard fire.
Documents associated with this and other conservation practices are available at the NRCS Field Office Technical Guide web site.
This practice is commonly used in a Conservation Management System with practices such as:
Forest Stand Improvement (666)
Forest Trails and Landings (655)
Fuel Break (383)
Prescribed Burning (338)
If you want to learn how you can protect natural resources on your farm or forestland, please contact your local NRCS office.
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