USDA Seeks Public Comments on Conservation Practice Standards

Conservation district employees: you are uniquely qualified to provide comments on practice standards! NRCS is requesting public comments on how to improve conservation practice standards that support programs such as the Environmental Quality Incentives Program and Conservation Stewardship Program, which help producers cover part of the costs for […]

Fuels Reduction & Fire Prevention Education Program Coordinator position reopened

CALIFORNIA, Glenn County RCD – According to the California Association of Resource Conservation Districts, this position announcement has been re-opened.  The application deadline is March 15, 2019. Source: We are hiring! Fuels Reduction & Fire Prevention Education Program Coordinator – Glenn County Resource Conservation DistrictGlenn County Resource Conservation […]

Clark CD seeking stewardship forester

WASHINGTON, Clark CD – The District is currently hiring for a Stewardship Forester position. Screening for this position begins March 14th, 2019. Please see job description and submit a resume, cover letter (including where you saw the position listed), and list of references to zoppenheimer@clarkcd.org in PDF format. […]

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Theodore Roosevelt

Here is your country. Cherish these natural wonders, cherish the natural resources, cherish the history and romance as a sacred heritage, for your children and your children’s children. Do not let selfish men or greedy interests skin your country of its beauty, its riches or its romance.

Aldo Leopold, 1949

Land, then, is not merely soil; it is a fountain of energy flowing through a circuit of soils, plants, and animals.

Hugh Hammond Bennett

Too many people have lost sight of the fact that productive soil is essential to the production of food.