Applicants: Any person addressing a natural resource problem who owns land within the Edgewood Soil & Water Conservation District boundaries is eligible.
Projects within city limits are not eligible.
All applicants must provide a copy
their current county tax
Urban: 1 lot – 639 acres
Ranch: Determined by the Farm Service Agency specifications (Schedule F)
Community: Senior Citizens Center, Parks, Schools, Churches, etc.
Payment will be
made on 75% of the actual cost of the project.
for all projects will be $4500 per year, per landowner.
must be submitted for reimbursement.
not be made for the purchase of tools.
WATER HARVESTING PROJECTS ON NEW CONSTRUCTION OR WHERE MANDATED BY THE COUNTY WILL NOT BE
Practices Include: Brush Management, Critical Area Planting, Cross Fencing, Diversion, Water Harvesting, Windbreaks, Windbreak Drip Irrigation Systems, Forest Stand Improvement, Irrigation
Pipeline, Low Energy Precision Application (LEPA) Conversion, Livestock Pipeline. (Others practices may be eligible)
will be made on the following basis:
complete cost share application identifying resource concerns, specific practices needed, and detailed conservation impacts.
meet ESWCD and/or NRCS specifications. Specifications will be provided.
The Edgewood Soil
& Water Conservation District staff will provide technical assistance.
A plan showing a
specific design and estimated total cost will be provided to the applicant for approval.
PROJECT CANNOT BEGIN PRIOR TO RANKING AND NOTIFICATION IN WRITING FROM THE DISTRICT. ALL INVOICES MUST
BE DATED WITHIN THE CURRENT FISCAL YEAR. ANY INVOICES DATED BEFORE WILL NOT BE REIMBURSED.
construction can began after the District and the applicant sign the Project Agreement.
submit original receipts for reimbursement.
Projects must be
completed within the fiscal year (July 1, - June 30th).
When the practice
is 100% complete district staff will inspect the practice for approval for payment.
Payment will be
mailed to landowner within 30 days of inspection.
Spot checks of the
practice will be performed to ensure compliance.