Latest Private landowner assistance programs Stories

2012-01-19 18:05:00

The Forest Legacy Program has protected 2.2 million acres through public-private partnership using federal and leveraged funds of more than $562 million. Washington,

2011-05-31 10:26:00

WASHINGTON, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Land Trust of Tennessee, the North Carolina Coastal Land Trust and Wildlands Network received a Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) conservation grant today in support of their work to help private landowners and government agencies in the southeastern United States protect special forest sites though working-forest conservation easements. The three non-profit conservation organizations were awarded a total of $65,000 over two...

2011-01-10 14:00:00

Over $5 million available for grassland and farmland conservation programs DAVIS, Calif., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Private landowners interested in protecting their grassland or farmland with this year's funding are encouraged to get their applications in soon.

2010-11-08 17:59:00

Applicants are encouraged to submit applications for projects through Nov. 12, 2010 DAVIS, Calif., Nov.

2010-08-31 15:29:00


2010-07-07 07:15:00

DAVIS, Calif., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) California State Office received approximately $6 million for Agricultural Water Enhancement Program (AWEP) projects to improve water quality and quantity on hundreds of farms throughout the state.

2010-05-13 14:57:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Landowners still have time to sign up for the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) but the deadline for getting signed up for 2010 funds is approaching quickly.

2009-12-16 18:00:00

Application deadline is set for February 15 DAVIS, Calif., Dec 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Proposals for 2010 funding consideration under the Farm and Ranch Lands Protection Program (FRPP) are being accepted until February 15, 2010.

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