USDA Releases Two-Year Strategy to Help Gopher Tortoise

Randall Weiseman Ag "Outdoors", Alabama, Forestry, General, USDA-NRCS

fl-nrcs-gopher-tortoiseUSDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Alabama is working with private landowners through a new two-year implementation strategy to help restore, enhance and protect longleaf pine forests not only in Alabama, but across the Southeast. It’s part of an ongoing effort to help the gopher tortoise rebound and combat the need for additional regulation of the species.

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