Helping people to conserve land, water, forests, wildlife and related natural resources
Lander County Conservation District
AUGUST 13, 2019 530PM
On Tuesday, August 13th, Dave Voth, Rangeland Health coordinator from the Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA), will give a demonstration of the free recently released Rangeland Monitoring App, built specifically with producers in mind to conduct rangeland monitoring, at a meeting of the Lander County Conservation District.
“This new tool will put the power of effective monitoring in the hands of producers,” Voth said “The future of public land grazing depends on good stewardship, and monitoring translates what a producer does on the ground into information that can be used by land management agencies.” Voth can schedule one-on-one trainings at no cost to producers as well.
This app helps fulfill the NDA Rangeland Health Program’s mission to aid landowners in the development of projects and land management that encourages economically viable and sustainable practices. Good monitoring will help producers make good management decisions and will ultimately lead to better rangeland health.For more information including meeting Agenda, and to RSVP for the meeting, as seating is limited, please contact Shannon at 635-1345 or by email at email@example.com .
*Opportunities offered throughout the year.*
Do you live in Sage Grouse Habitat? Have a water, tree, or other project that will benefit sage grouse? Need Funding?
We have Sage Grouse Priority Area Population Stabilization and/or Increase Project Funding for Private Landowners.
Maps and information are available by contacting our office.
Available Year Around-
NOXIOUS WEED AND RODENT CONTROL COST SHARE PROGRAM-
up to 50%, $1,000 maximum per calendar year reimbursement for the purchase of herbicide(s) or pesticides/bait traps for the control of noxious weeds and/or pests (gophers/ground squirrels).
A noxious weed identification manual is available at our office.
300 GALLON SPRAY TANK-
50% discount on the use of trailer mounted sprayer with hand-gun when used for the control of noxious weeds in Lander County.
$500/year Higher Education Scholarship
Youth Range Camp Fee Scholarship
Contact our office for Applications or for more information on these opportunities and other funding that may be available for other projects!
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Supervisor Seats Elections
TWO supervisor seats will be open for election November 2020.
Every Two Years
County Appointed Representative Supervisor
Term is 2 years-OPEN IN DECEMBER 2020
We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting.