USDA Taking Comments on FRLPP

Cindy USDA-NRCS

USDA has released an amended interim final rule for the Farm and Ranch Lands Protection Program with a request for public comment by September 25. Report (1:00 wma)

Reforesting and Removing Downed Timber

Cindy Florida, Forestry, USDA-NRCS

SIGN UP IS UNDERWAY NOW IN AREAS AFFECTED BY HURRICANES LAST YEAR FOR THE EMERGENCY FORESTRY CONSERVATION RESERVE PROGRAM, WHICH IS ADMINSTERED BY USDA’S FARM SERVICE AGENCY, WHILE USDA’S NATURAL RESOURCES CONSERVATION SERVICE CONTINUES TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE FOR REMOVAL OF DOWNED TIMBER. Report (1:00 wma)

Evaluating AL Watersheds

Cindy Alabama, USDA-NRCS

USDA’S NATURAL RESOURCES CONSERVATION SERVICE IS WORKING WITH OTHER GOVERNMENT AGENCIES IN ALABAMA TO CHECK ON THE HEALTH OF THE STATE’S WATERSHEDS. Report (1:00 wma)