Longleaf Pine Awarded Funding Through USDA Regional Conservation Partnership Program

Longleaf Pine Awarded Funding Through USDA Regional Conservation Partnership Program

On January 14, 2015, the United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that 115 high-impact projects across all 50 states and Puerto Rico will receive more than $370 million in Federal funding as part of the new USDA Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP). As a Critical Conservation Area designated by USDA, the Longleaf Pine Range was awarded two projects - to read project summaries, please visit the following link!

Congratulations to our partners The Conservation Fund, the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities, and others who played a role in this important effort!