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.
RI LANDOWNERS: WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU!
Monday, February 28, 2022
9:30am - 11:30am on Zoom
Join us for the 2022 Local Working Group meeting to share what's going on and what the needs are on the land you grow on, own, or care about. Your recommendations will be shared with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service to help shape their funding and assistance priorities for the coming year.
If you need assistance accessing this virtual meeting, please contact Molly Allard at firstname.lastname@example.org or 401-934-0840.
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PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR 2022 INFORMATION SESSIONS
Join us to learn about conservation programs for farm and forest landowners that can help you to manage and care for your land. The same program will be offered each Zoom session; please feel free to choose the session that is best for you!
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Eastern RI Conservation District, Serving Newport & Bristol Counties
Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 6:00pm
Northern RI Conservation District, Serving Providence County
Saturday, January 22, 2022 at 12:00pm
Southern RI Conservation District, Serving Kent & Washington Counties
Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 6:00 PM
USDA NRCS is an equal opportunity employer, provider, and lender. If any reasonable accommodation is needed to ensure equal participation, please contact (401) 828-1300 at least two (2) business days prior to the meeting.
People's Garden Initiative 2022
Request for Proposals
Each Conservation District will be seeking to fund three projects.
The Urban Growers Leadership Program / Urban Growers Cob Qhia Thawj Coj
The Urban Growers Leadership Program is a bilingual, informational series consisting of workshops, farm tours and a skill-share program for leading urban farmers and gardeners in Providence County, RI. / Urban Growers Cob Qhia Thawj Coj yog yuav qhia ua ntau hom lus, yuav kawm ua ntu zuj zus, yuav mus ncig saib tej teb, qhia txog yam yus txhawj, kom los coj tau cov tib neeg ua teb nyob rau hauv nroog Providence RI.
Congratulations to Kate Sayles on receiving the National Conservation Planning Partnership Employee Spotlight for August 2020!
NRICD celebrates the honoring of Jean Lynch, long-standing Director of NRICD