The Northern Rhode Island Conservation District works in partnership with private land owners, farmers, municipalities, state and federal agencies, as well as non-governmental agencies. NRICD is not a regulatory or enforcement agency, but rather provides assistance to those who desire to work as a team to face issues -- watershed by watershed.

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People's Garden

The People's Garden Application Deadline has been extended!
Apply before Wednesday, April 10, 2024.

¡Se ha ampliado el plazo de solicitud para People's Garden!
Aplicar antes del miércoles 10 de abril 2024.

Application — English
Application — Spanish

Urban Growers 2024 Leadership Program
Now Open! 

Application Due: Monday, May 17, 2024


Interpretation provided in Khmer, Cape Verdean Creole, Spanish, Swahili, and Portuguese.
Programa de Liderazgo de Productores Urbanos 2024
¡Las solicitudes ya están abiertas!
Inscríbase ahora hasta el viernes 17 de mayo.
Habrá interpretación en criollo, camdodiano, caboverdiano, español, swahili y portugués.
Mpango wa Uongozi wa Wakuzaji Mijini 2024
Maombi Sasa yamefunguliwa!
Omba sasa hadi Ijumaa,Mei 17!
Ufafanuzi umetolewa katika lugha ya Kikhmeri, Kikrioli cha Cape Verde, Kihispania, Kiswahili, na Kireno.
Programa de Liderança Urban Growers 2024
Inscrições abertas!
Candidate-se agora até sexta-feira, 17 de maio!
Haverá interpretação em cambojano, crioulo cabo-verdiano, espanhol, swahili e português.
សេវាបកប្រែផ្តល់ជូនជាភាសាកាបវែរក្រេអូល អេស្ប៉ាញ ស្វាហុីលី និងព័រទុយហ្គាល់។

Seedling Sale


Pre-order today and pick up on Saturday, April 20, 2024 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at:
The Good Earth Organic Farm and Garden Center in Hope, RI.

USDA NRCS Programs In-Person Info Sessions and Application Assistance

Free — no sign up needed.

Technical & Financial Assistance for your Farm or Forest
Tuesday, April 30, 2024
6:00pm - 7:00pm 

Foster Public Library
184 Howard Hill Road
Foster, RI 02825

Join us to learn how the USDA NRCS can assist you in bettering your land!
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Press Release

NRICD Conservation Farm of the Year Awarded to Butterfly Farm in Lincoln
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