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Natural Resources Conservation Service

Conservation tillage

NRCS Conservation Programs: Acres Receiving Conservation

Practice counts and acres overall acreage receiving conservation for NRCS programs or performance measures, by fiscal year, and state. Performance measure data are available for fiscal years 2005-2021.

Conservation tillage

NRCS Conservation Programs: Practices Applied

Practice counts and acres by practice, fiscal year, land use, state, and program. For most practices, data are available for fiscal years 2005-2021.

Conservation tillage

NRCS Conservation Programs: Financial Obligations

Funds obligated by type of assistance, by program, fiscal year, and state. Data is available fiscal years 2002-present.

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Land Use

Trends by land type (e.g., cropland, pasture, forest) for 1982-2017, at 5-year intervals, by state.

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Cropland Soil Erosion

Estimated wind and sheet & rill erosion on cropland for 1982-2017, at 5-year intervals, for highly erodible and non-highly erodible land, by state.

Prime farmland

Prime Farmland

Trends in prime farmland for 1982-2017, at 5-year intervals, by land type and state.

CEAP journal articles

Effects of Conservation Practices

Find research on conservation outcomes for conservation practices, by resource (cropland, grazing land, watersheds, wildlife, and wetlands).

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All RCA Data and Reports

See a list of all data and reports available through the RCA data viewer.