|USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service – Cost Share Programs – |
Application to Implementation
Recorded March 14, 2022
Joe Dembeck, executive director at Somerset County SWCD, offered a virtual webinar presentation highlighting real-world, program / projects on USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) cost-share programs available in Maine to provide financial support to woodland owners managing their land for timber quality, wildlife habitat and forest health.
Joe shared advice, information, and ‘lessons learned’ with ME NRCS Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) and the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), from application to implementation, through his experience conducting a CSP project on forestland that he and his wife own in Maine.
THIS EVENT WAS HOSTED BY THE LOW-IMPACT FORESTRY PROGRAM AT MAINE ORGANIC FARMERS & GARDENERS ASSOCIATION (MOFGA).