Our focus is the conservation of Florida’s ranchlands. We advocate, educate and act as a resource on conservation programs. We are led by ranchers, conservation and science experts to further science-based land protection. We believe the protection of Florida’s ranchlands is critical to the future of Florida.
• ACEP provides financial and technical assistance to help conserve agricultural lands and wetlands and their related benefits • NRCS helps landowners protect working agricultural lands and limit non-agricultural uses of the land and for working farms, the program helps farmers and ranchers keep their land in agriculture; • NRCS accepts ACEP applications on a continuous basis, but funding selections are typically made once a year. For general questions on NRCS conservation easements please contact: Roney Gutierrez Roney.Gutierrez@fl.usda.gov - 352-338-9502 Wetlands Reserve Easement Program (WRE) The WRE Program helps PREVENT further decreases in water quality through land protection and help...Continue reading