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National Resources Inventory

Small  NRCS-NRI logo showing green pastures with a city skyline in the backgroundThe National Resources Inventory is a statistical survey of land use and natural resource conditions and trends on U.S. non-Federal lands. As the key to interpreting the state of America's land, NRI information will be used to formulate effective public policies, to fashion agricultural and natural resources legislation, to develop state and national conservation programs, and to allocate USDA financial and technical assistance in addressing natural resource concerns.

NRI Results and Process​

NRI Archive


Kelly Pace
Resource Data Collection Specialist