NI_440_310 - NI 440-310 NRCS Program Ranking through Conservation Assessment Ranking Tool (CART)
NI 440-310 NRCS Program Ranking through Conservation Assessment Ranking Tool (CART)
 

NI440-310 - NRCS Program Ranking through Conservation Assessment Ranking Tool (CART)

 310.0 Purpose

310.1 Background

310.2 Best Management Practice

310.3 Resource Concerns

310.4 Definitions

310.5 Exhibits

A. Program Ranking Criteria for Publication-New

B. Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP) Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

C. ACEP-Agricultural Land Easement (ALE) National Ranking Template

D. ACEP-Agricultural Land Easement (ALE) Grasslands of Special Environmental Significance (GSS) National Ranking Template

E. ACEP-Wetland Reserve Easement (WRE) National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

F. Agricultural Management Assistance Program (AMA) Ranking Guidance

G. AMA National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

H. Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) Ranking Guidance Amended January 2021

I. CSP General National Ranking Template

J. CSP General National Ranking Template Amended October 2020–New

K. CSP-Mississippi River Basin Initiative (MRBI) Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

L. CSP-MRBI National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

M. CSP-Long Leaf Pine Initiative (LLPI) Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

N. CSP-LLPI National Ranking Template Amended January 2021

O. Emergency Watershed Protection Program – Floodplain Easements (EWPP-FPE) Ranking Guidance

P. EWPP-FPE National Ranking Template

Q. Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP) Ranking Guidance Amended January 2021

R. EQIP General National Ranking Template Amended January 2021

S. EQIP Joint Chiefs’ Landscape Restoration Partnership (JCLRP) Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

T. EQIP-JCLRP National Ranking Template Amended January 2021

U. EQIP-LLPI Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

V. EQIP-LLPI National Ranking Template Amended January 2021

W. EQIP-MRBI Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

X. EQIP-MRBI National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

Y. EQIP National Water Quality Initiative (NWQI) Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

Z. EQIP-NWQI National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

AA. EQIP Water Sustain and Manage America’s Resources for Tomorrow (SMART) Initiative (WSI) Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

AB. EQIP WSI National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

AC. EQIP Working Lands for Wildlife (WLFW) Golden-Winged Warbler Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

AD. EQIP WLFW Golden-Winged Warbler National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

AE. EQIP WLFW Gopher Tortoise Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

AF. EQIP WLFW Gopher Tortoise National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

AG. EQIP WLFW Lesser Prairie-Chicken Initiative Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

AH. EQIP WLFW Lesser Prairie-Chicken Initiative National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

AI. EQIP WLFW Monarch Butterfly Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

AJ. EQIP WLFW Monarch Butterfly National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

AK. EQIP WLFW New England Cottontail Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

AL. EQIP WLFW New England Cottontail National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

AM. EQIP WLFW Sage Grouse Ranking Guidance—Retired

AN. EQIP WLFW Sage Grouse National Ranking Template—Retired

AO. EQIP WLFW Southwestern Willow Flycatcher Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

AP. EQIP WLFW Southwestern Willow Flycatcher National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

AQ. Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) Ranking Guidance

AR. GLRI Invasive Species National Ranking Template

AS. GLRI Nearshore National Ranking Template

AT. GLRI Wildlife Habitat National Ranking Template 

AU. Healthy Forest Reserve Program (HFRP) Ranking Guidance 

AV. HFRP National Ranking Template 

AW. Regional Conservation Partnership Program – 2014 Farm Bill Ranking Guidance 

AX. RCPP-ALE National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

AY. RCPP-CSP National Ranking Template 

AZ. RCPP-EQIP National Ranking Template

BA. RCPP-HFRP National Ranking Template

BB. RCPP-WRE National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

BC. Regional Conservation Partnership Program – 2018 Farm Bill Ranking Guidance - Amended June 2021

BD. RCPP – 2018 Farm Bill Land Management and Rentals National Ranking Template

BE. CSP WLFW Lesser Prairie-Chicken Initiative Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

BF. CSP WLFW Lesser Prairie-Chicken Initiative National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

BG. CSP WLFW Sage Grouse Ranking Guidance—Retired

BH. CSP WLFW Sage Grouse National Ranking Template—Retired

BI. Water Bank Program (WBP) Ranking Guidance

BJ. WBP National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

BK. Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Ranking Guidance

BL. CRP National Ranking Template—Reserved

BM. EQIP Disaster Relief Ranking Guidance

BN. EQIP Disaster Relief National Ranking Template

BO. AMA-Risk Management Agency National Ranking Template—New

BP. EQIP Edge of Field National Ranking Template—Reserved

BQ. CSP WLFW Sage-Grouse Initiative (SGI) Greater Sage-Grouse (GRSG) Ranking Guidance—New

BR. CSP WLFW SGI GRSG National Ranking Template—New

BS. CSP WLFW SGI Gunnison Sage Grouse (GUSG) Ranking Guidance—New

BT. CSP WLFW SGI GUSG National Ranking Template—New

BU. EQIP WLFW SGI GRSG Ranking Guidance—New

BV. EQIP WLFW SGI GRSG National Ranking Template—New

BW. EQIP WLFW SGI GUSG Ranking Guidance—New

BX. EQIP WLFW SGI GUSG National Ranking Template—New

BY. RCPP 2018 Farm Bill Entity Held Easements National Ranking Template - New

BZ. RCPP 2018 Farm Bill U.S. Held Easements National Ranking Template–Reserved

CA. EQIP Soil Health Program National Ranking Template—New

CB. EQIP Honey Bee Pollinator Initiative Ranking Guidance Amended October 2020

CC. EQIP Honey Bee Pollinator Initiative National Ranking Template Amended October 2020

CD. ACEP-WRE Reserved Right Grazing National Ranking Template—New

CE. RCPP-WRE Reserved Right Grazing National Ranking Template—New 

CF. ACEP-ALE-GSS Hayed National Ranking Template—New

CG. EQIP Conservation Incentive Contracts (CIC) Ranking Guidance—New

CH. EQIP CIC National Ranking Template—New

CI. EQIP Edge of Field Ranking Guidance—New.

CJ. EQIP Edge of Field National Ranking Template—New

CK. EQIP Climate Smart Agriculture and Forestry Ranking Guidance—New

CL. EQIP Climate Smart Agriculture and Forestry National Ranking Template - New


  
   

   
  

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