Paving Roads Can Help Waterways

Randall Weiseman Florida, USDA-NRCS

Unpaved roads can cause sediment to pollute nearby streams, so paving them can help natural resources as well as save county road managers time and money in the long run. Report (1:00 wma)

AL NRCS on the WWW

Randall Weiseman USDA-NRCS

Find out about NRCS programs and other information 24/7 on the Alabama NRCS website. Report (1:00 wma)

NRCS Irrigation Calculator Coming Soon

Randall Weiseman USDA-NRCS

NRCS Chief Bruce Knight says farmers will soon be able to calculate ways to save on irrigation costs. Check out the NRCS energy calculators for tillage and fertilizer already on-line. Report (1:00 wma)

Planting the Dunes

Randall Weiseman Alabama, USDA-NRCS

Shoring up the state’s first defense against hurricanes is the goal of restoring coastal dunes in Alabama. State Conservationist Gary Kobylski talks about it in this report.

Dune Restoration

Randall Weiseman Alabama, Florida, USDA-NRCS

NRCS is helping to restore coastal dunes affected by last year’s storms with the help of plants developed at the NRCS Plant Center in Brooksville, FL.