On June 21, The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) announced a new two-year implementation strategy. The goal of the strategy is to assist private landowners in restoring and protecting 400,000 acres of longleaf pine across the southeastern United States. Technical and financial assistance are available to landowners to help achieve the updated strategy. To read more about NRCS and longleaf restoration click on the link.