Resources: Policy Guides

Twenty­-six years ago, the waterfowl management community began implementing a visionary initiative to conserve continental waterfowl populations and habitat – the North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP or Plan). Read the 2012 revision and...
The 2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation was prepared as an introduction for fish and wildlife conservation providers – the on-the-ground biologists and conservation partners who help deliver Farm Bill conservation programs ...
Conserving Habitat through the Federal Farm Bill:  A Guide for Land Trusts and Landowners specifically was designed for land trusts and landowners. The guide provides the boots-on-the-ground information and tools needed to become a knowledgeable...
This guide was prepared for fish and wildlife conservation practitioners so they can better understand the Farm Bill and how it can be used in cooperation with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), landowners, and producers for the...
The Farm Service Agency's Wildlife Initiatives report illustrates win-win partnerships through the Conservation Reserve Program.