Primer on NRCS Environmental Compliance
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Feb 20, 2013 2:00 pm US/Eastern
Length: 01:15 (hh:mm)
- Matthew Judy, Ecologist, USDA NRCS Central National Technology Support Center, Fort Worth, TX
- Certified Crop Advisors - 1 hour CCA Self Study - SW Credit
- Conservation Planner - 1 hour Conservation Planning Credit
Participate to gain an understanding of the origins and legal requirements for the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service's (NRCS) environmental procedures and how those requirements are achieved.
Primary topics include: legal foundations, scoping of relevant resource concerns for a planning unit, Federal actions vs. non-federal actions, and relationship of the NRCS planning process and environmental evaluations. The target audience for this training is all staff engaged in implementing/complying with NRCS’s environmental procedures. Resources available for further training on the subject will be provided.
This webinar is sponsored by the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Contact Matthew Judy, Ecologist, or Andrée DuVarney, National Environmental Coordinator, for assistance with environmental compliance issues.