Landowner Opportunities

Dates Activity and Participating Organization/Individuals Details
Texas Longleaf Conservation Assistance Program - Big Thicket Area
Eligible program participants can receive financial and technical assistance to establish or enhance Longleaf Pine through implementing conservation practices such as prescribed burning, site preparation, reforestation, and forest stand improvement. See map on the attachment for eligible counties. Open enrollment until funds have been spent.
Agricultural Land Conservation Easement
Applications are now available for the United States Department of Agriculture's Conservation Easement Program. Members from states, local units of governments, non-governmental organizations and American Indian tribes that have farmland or grassland protection programs are encourage to apply. Also, non-industrial private forestlands are eligible for assistance. The deadline for applications is May 11, 2016.