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Notice of Availability; Request for Comment on Conservation Practice Standards

Contact:
Stuart Ashby Lee
919.873.2107


The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is giving notice that it intends to issue a series of revised conservation practice standards in the National Handbook of Conservation Practices (NHCP). NRCS is also giving the public an opportunity to provide comments on specified conservation practice standards in NHCP.

Dates:

We will consider comments that we receive by April 23, 2020.

Address:

We invite you to submit comments on this notice. In your comments, include the volume, date, and page number of this issue of the Federal Register. Comments may be submitted by any of the following methods:

  • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and search for docket ID NRCS-2020-0001. Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
  • Mail, or Hand Delivery: Mr. Bill Reck, National Environmental Engineer, Conservation Engineering Division, U.S. Department of Agriculture, NRCS, 1400 Independence Avenue, South Building, Room 6136, Washington, DC 20250.

NRCS will post all comments on http://www.regulations.gov.

The copies of the proposed revised standards are available through http://www.regulations.gov by accessing Docket No. NRCS-2020-0001. Alternatively, the proposed revised standards can be downloaded or printed from http://go.usa.gov/​TXye.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE REQUEST FOR COMMENT, CONTACT:

Mr. Bill Reck, (202) 720-4485; or bill.reck@usda.gov.