Determining How Effective NRCS Conservation Practices are at Protecting Wetlands

Dan Environment, Industry News Release, USDA-NRCS

(NRCS) — If you were to travel back in time to colonial America, you would see a much different landscape. Wetlands, those areas where water covers or is close to the soil surface all or most of the year, were much more prevalent on the landscape than they are today. Back then, wetlands were viewed as a barrier to agriculture …