The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) directs farm bill funding through conservation programs throughout the nation. In Washington, local working groups help to prioritize resource concerns for their immediate area. These priorities are submitted to the state level for consideration, but can also be used to direct more localized funds as well as influence partner organization priorities.
The survey (see PDF download) is designed to be completed by landowners, property managers, and stakeholders that reside in Chelan, Douglas, and Okanogan counties. The intent of this survey is to help direct Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) priorities for funding and technical assistance in future years.
Responses to this survey will be kept anonymous and should be emailed to NRCS District Conservationist, Sarah Troutman, at firstname.lastname@example.org . Please feel free to share this survey with neighboring landowners.
Survey responses should be submitted by May 15, 2022.
Thank you for your participation and interest in natural resources conservation!
Foster Creek CD was awarded a Federal Emergency Management Agency grant to help you rehabilitate and stabilize your land! To qualify, our staff needs to meet with you, view the land, and learn about your needs. Let your friends and neighbors know this resource is available!
Please contact Amanda Ward 509-449-2158 to start the process.
The Douglas County Voluntary Stewardship Program Work Plan has been approved!
Read the Empire Press article: HERE
NATURAL RESOURCE SURVEY - This survey is primarily being conducted in partnership with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service to guide them in their state resource assessment. However, local conservation districts and our partners will also use this information in evaluating our program priorities. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE AND TAKE THE SURVEY.
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