On July 8th, 2011, Governor Jay Nixon signed new conservation easement legislation into law. Learn more about conservation easements and why this legislation is a win-win for nature and for people.
United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
Missouri NRCS offers programs that help private landowners reduce soil erosion, improve water quality, increase wildlife habitat, and reduce damages caused by floods and other natural disasters. These programs sustain agricultural productivity and environmental quality while improving the economy and the natural beauty of the landscape.