Conservation technical assistance is the help NRCS and its partners provide to land users to address opportunities, concerns, and problems related to the use of natural resources and to help land users make sound natural resource management decisions on private, tribal, and other non-federal lands.
This assistance can help land users:
Maintain and improve private lands and their management
Implement better land management technologies
Protect and improve water quality and quantity
Maintain and improve wildlife and fish habitat
Enhance recreational opportunities on their land
Maintain and improve the aesthetic character of private land
Explore opportunities to diversify agricultural operations and
Develop and apply sustainable agricultural systems
This assistance may be in the form of resource assessment, practice design, resource monitoring, or follow-up of installed practices.