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Caribbean Accomplishments Reports

Our Caribbean Area accomplishments reports provide annual summaries of programs impacts in PR & USVI. Nuestros informes de logros del Área del Caribe brindan resúmenes anuales de los impactos de los programas en Puerto Rico y las Islas Vírgenes Americanas.

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Climatic and Hydrologic Normals

Current and historic 30-year normals calculations are updated every ten years. This page reviews the most current normals, how normals are calculated, and more information.

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Conservation and Culture

Conservation and Culture: The Soil Conservation Service, Social Science, and Conservation on Tribal Lands in the Southwest features USDA's efforts to address soil erosion on Navajo and Hopi reservations in the 1930s.

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Cropland Resources & Publications

NRCS utilizes has several technical resources and publications to assist growers plan and apply conservation on their land to address their unique natural resources concerns.

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Description of STATSGO2 Database

The Digital General Soil Map of the United States or STATSGO2 is a broad-based inventory of soils and non-soil areas that occur in a repeatable pattern on the landscape and that can be cartographically shown at the scale mapped of 1:250,000 for most of U.S and territories and 1:1M for Alaska.

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Digital Soil Mapping (DSM)

The use of geospatial techniques for mapping soils is broadly covered by the term “digital soil mapping” (DSM).

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Farm Bill Factsheet

NRCS works with partners to set aside a certain pool of funding for an awarded project. Producers, landowners, and partners then enter into producer contracts and supplemental agreements with NRCS to carry out agreed-to conservation activities.

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Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Information to support NRCS geographic information systems (GIS), global positioning systems (GPS), mobile computers, and associated geospatial technologies.

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Gridded National Soil Survey Geographic Database (gNATSGO)

The gridded National Soil Survey Geographic Database (gNATSGO) is a USDA-NRCS Soil & Plant Science Division (SPSD) composite database that provides complete coverage of the best available soils information for all areas of the United States and Island Territories. 

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