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Air Quality

NRCS Air Quality and Atmospheric Change

The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service helps private landowners conserve our natural resources, and air resources are among those. Our Air Quality resource concerns can be broadly classified into four air quality and atmospheric change issues:

Particulate Matter
Ozone Precursors
Greenhouse Gases and Carbon Sequestration

For each of these major issues the latest science and the most relevant technical tools are being applied so that NRCS personnel, cooperators and landowners can make the best decisions regarding air resources.

Go to our National Web site for more information on AIR QUALITY.