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New Magazine: Agriculture, Wildlife Both Thrive through Landscape Conservation

From ranchers in the West to forest managers in the East, private landowners are voluntarily conserving habitat for wildlife, helping species rebound and recover.

Oregon Ranchers Nurture Milkweed, Lure Monarchs

If you plant them, they will come. That’s two Oregon ranchers’ approach to attracting monarch butterflies with milkweed.

New Tool Helps Conservationists Measure the Quality of Habitat

The new Habitat Suitability Index makes it possible for us to evaluate the quality of habitat created for the rare New England cottontail rabbit. 

NRCS Unveils Three-Year Conservation Strategy for Lesser Prairie-Chicken

This three-year plan guides conservation efforts to make working rangelands more productive and resilient while aiding the iconic grassland bird of the southern Great Plains.

Conservation Efforts for Sage Grouse Have Underground Roots

NRCS works with ranchers to manage native plant communities, improving the health of working rangelands and the livestock and wildlife that depend on them.

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The new video series exploring how farmers are breathing new life into our soil.

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