L​ander County Conservation District



Available Immediately

SAGE GROUSE PRIORITY AREA POPULATION STABILIZATION AND/OR INCREASE PROJECT FUNDING

(LCCD) has funding available for Sage Grouse priority area projects that will stabilize and/or increase sage grouse populations in Lander County. The funding is available to residents

of Lander County and can only be used on land in Lander County.

Contact our office for more information or to obtain the Application of interest and proposal document packet.


Available Year Around
​NOXIOUS WEED AND RODENT CONTROL COST SHARE PROGRAM
​To encourage noxious weed and rodent control in Lander County the LCCD is offering financial assistance through a Cost-Share Program for the control and/or the eradication of noxious weeds on privately owned/leased lands. Land owners or lessees can receive up to a 50% cost share with a maximum of $1,000 per calendar year in reimbursements for the purchase of herbicide(s) for the control of noxious weeds or pesticides/bait traps for the control of pests (gophers/ground squirrels) A noxious weed identification manual is available at our office. Funding for this program is limited. Applications will be accepted between January 1st and December 31st for the current calendar year expenses and must be accompanied by current calendar year original receipts in applicant name, and use report. Application approval is subject to board review and will be done at the next regularly scheduled LCCD meeting.  Regardless of number of applications received the $5,000 budget cap will be imposed, therefore based on a first come first serve basis after board approval.  Payment is made only for qualifying items. 
Contact our office for more information or to obtain the application.

 300 GALLON SPRAY TANK

 receive a 50% discount on the use of the LCCD 300 gallon trailer mounted sprayer with hand-gun when used for the control of noxious weeds in Lander County

Contact our office for more information or to obtain the application.


Available Fall and Spring

HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
Available  Spring only
RANGE CAMP SCHOLARSHIP

Want to learn more about Conservation, Districts, and other Natural Resource issues?  Visit the National Association of Conservation Districts website to view their webinars.


http://www.nacdnet.org/general-resources/webinars/

The Lander County Conservation District offers several funding opportunities. For information regarding qualifications please contact us.