Landowner's Guide to Conservation Incentives

Fourth Edition, July 2010

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Title Page


Using the Guide

Table of Contents

Technical Assistance: Developing a Plan for Managing Your Land

Private Lands Program

Bobwhite Quail Initiative BQI (update to the Fourth Edition)

Forest Stewardship Program (FSP)

Conservation Technical Assistance (CTA)

Safe Harbor Program/Habitat Conservation Plan (HCP)

Candidate Conservation Agreement with Assurances/Farm Assessment System (Farm*A*Syst)

Financial Assistance

Comparison of Financial Programs

Conservation Reserve Program (CRP)

Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP)

Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)

Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP)

Partners for Fish and Wildlife (PFW)

Wildlife Incentives for Nongame and Game Species (Project WINGS)

Section 319 Grant Program

Ga Forestry Commission Southern Pine Beetle (SPB) Cost Share Program (update to the Fourth Edition)

Incentives for Land Conservation

Conservation Valuation Assessment of Property (CUVA)

Forest Land Protection Act (FLPA)

Conservation Easements

Conservation Easement FAQs (update to the Fourth Edition)

Policy Guidance for Conservation Easements in Georgia (update to the Fourth Edition)

Land Conservation Tax Incentives (update to the Fourth Edition)

Georgia's Conservation Tax Credit Program (update to the Fourth Edition)

Farm Protection Program (FPP)

Georgia Land Conservation Program (GLCP)

Farm Protection Program (FPP)

Comparison of Land Conservation Programs

Wetland Reserve Program (WRP)


Regional and District Offices by County

Georgia Forestry Commission District Offices (GFC)

Land Trusts (update to the Fourth Edition)

USDA Service Centers (NRCS and FSA)

Private Lands Program

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