TITLE

Texas landowner provides needed habitat and food for migratory birds through new NRCS initiative

AUTHOR(S)
Blair, Melissa
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;8/5/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 16, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that landowner Clay Wiatreks will provide habitat and food for migratory birds making their way to the Gulf of Mexico in the winter of 2010 through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)-Natural Resources Conservation Service's (NRCS) Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative. The initiative enables farmers, ranchers and landwoners to manage their land for these birds. Wildlife Habitat Incentive Program (WHIP) funding will be used to ensure conservation practices' implementation.
ACCESSION #
52933226

 

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