USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service

NRCS uses Landscape Conservation Initiatives to accelerate the benefits of voluntary conservation programs, such as cleaner water and air, healthier soil and enhanced wildlife habitat.  NRCS conservation programs help agricultural producers improve the environment while maintaining a vibrant agricultural sector.  

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service Luverne, MN, USA
Sep 15, 2020
Full time
Summary The incumbent provides professional services in range management, and soil and water conservation activities while assisting in the planning of conservation practices on ranches and farms. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Assists ranchers and farmers in making resource inventories, obtaining planning information, identifying conservation opportunities, and developing conservation plans. Studies trends in range conditions, makes productivity determinations, evaluates amount and patterns of grazing use, and assists landowner in keeping grazing management plans in balance with forage resources. Participates in administrative activities of the office, including preparation of news releases on range conservation topics of local interest. Develop resource management plans with ranch operators and other land and resource decision-makers. Monitors and document changes in plant communities, rangeland, vegetative cover, and production and soil surface...
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service Cocoa, FL, USA
Sep 15, 2020
Full time
Summary The incumbent performs duties which assist the field offices and staff in developing and implementing a comprehensive natural resource conservation program throughout the geographic area of responsibility by providing technical guidance, assistance, and evaluation on matters related to Farm Bill Programs and Conservation Program contracting and implementation. The position is responsible for other Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) programs in the designated area of responsibility. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Provides technical assistance and guidance to carry out various types of natural resource conservation programs, ensuring conservation goals are effectively and efficiently achieved. Assists landowners with the application of planned resource management systems in compliance with agency standards and specifications. Performs necessary follow up to ensure plans are being properly implemented. Provides program support to...