The NRCS office, located in Miles City, offers voluntary technical and financial assistance to private landowners interested in natural resource conservation based on a focused approach using long range planning with local input.
Current Financial Assistance Opportunities for Custer County Landowners
- Knowlton – Pine Hills Targeted Implementation Plan (TIP)
- Buffalo Rapids District Number 2 Sediment Transport and Nutrient Loss Reduction TIP
- Northern Great Plains Grassland Conservation RCPP Project
- Sage Grouse Initiative
- The Long-billed Curlew as a Focal Species for Improving Forage on Rangelands TIP
- Southeast Montana Ventenata Control TIP
In addition to these local projects, producers may also apply for statewide programs such as the Conservation Stewardship Program, national Environmental Quality Incentives Program initiatives, and conservation easement programs. For more information on these and other programs, see State Programs and Initiatives on the NRCS Montana webpage.