Funding Available to Restore Maine Wetlands

Maine NRCS has funding available to protect, restore, and enhance wetlands through the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program-Wetland Reserve Easements. Deadline for applications is May 2, 2014 to be considered for funding in Fiscal Year 2014.

Fiscal Year 2013 Annual Report

Our Annual Report summarizes what Maine NRCS accomplished in Fiscal Year 2013. Our accomplishments are the result of the dedication and hard work of our employees, partners and Maine's private landowners and their support of conserving Maine's natural resources.

2014 Farm Bill Streamlines, Consolidates Conservation Programs

The 2014 Farm Bill continues to provide technical and financial assistance available to farmers, and forest landowners.

Applications Being Accepted for National Water Quality Initiative in Maine

April 18, 2014 is the application deadline for agricultural and forestry producers located in the Nickerson Lake, Unity Pond, Halfmoon Stream and Sandy Stream sub-watersheds to apply for financial assistance for conservation practices through the National Water Quality Initiative

Soil Health

Soil is a living and life-giving substance.  Keeping our soil healthy and productive is of paramount importance.  Visit "Unlock the Secrets of the Soil" and watch videos, obtain resources, and view other information about the importance of soil health.

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