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Ecological Science

 Steven J. Glasgow - Oklahoma State Resource Conservationist


Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative (GLCI)

Provides high quality technical assistance on privately owned grazing lands on a voluntary basis, and to increase the awareness of the importance of grazing land resources. The GLCI is carried out through coalitions of individuals and organizations functioning at the local, state, regional and national levels. The coalitions are livestock producer organizations, scientific and professional grazing resource organizations, conservation and environmental groups, state and federal natural resource and agriculture agencies, and other interested groups.

Grazing Lands Technology Institute (GLTI)

The Grazing Lands Technology Institute (GLTI) provides technical excellence to the natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and other appropriate customers in the acquisition, development, coordination, and transfer of technology that meets the needs of grazing land resources, landowners and managers, and the public.

National Handbooks

A listing of all National Handbooks

National Manuals

A listing of all National Manuals

Rapid Watershed Assessments:

Provides initial estimates of where conservation investments would best address the concerns of landowners, conservation districts, and other community organization and stakeholders.

Water Quality:

Links provide water quality resources available from NRCS and other agencies.




Electronic Field Office Technical Guide (eFOTG)

Electronic Field Office Technical Guide (eFOTG):

The Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG) is the primary scientific reference used by NRCS in conservation activities. This guide is now available on-line as the electronic Field Office Technical Guide (eFOTG).

Where to get more information:

Find your local Service Center
State & Regional Offices
National NRCS Divisions
National NRCS Centers & Institutes

NRCS Science & Tech. Consortium