Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008: Wetlands Reserve Program (WRP)

Hicks, Erin, author
Seidl, Andrew, author
Colorado State University, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, publisher
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A voluntary program offering landowners the opportunity to protect, restore, and enhance wetlands on their property. The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) provides technical and financial support to help landowners with their wetland restoration efforts. The NRCS goal is to achieve the greatest wetland functions and values, along with optimum wildlife habitat, on every acre enrolled in the program. This program offers landowners an opportunity to establish long-term conservation and wildlife practices and protection beyond that which can be obtained through any other USDA program.
October 2008.
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Wetlands Reserve Program (U.S.)
Incentives in conservation of natural resources -- United States
Wetland conservation -- United States
Conservation of natural resources -- United States -- Finance
Wetlands -- Environmental aspects -- United States
Contracts, Agricultural -- United States
Agricultural conservation -- United States
Natural resources -- Law and legislation -- United States
Agricultural laws and legislation -- United States
Agricultural subsidies -- Law and legislation -- United States
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