A Funding Guide for the National Landscape Conservation System

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

This is a user’s manual for funding areas of the National Landscape Conservation System and beyond. This guide simplifies the budget process and demonstrates its importance for two aspects of public lands protection that should be part of your work:

  1. Operations and management dollars that support the basic services and programs of your Conservation System unit; and
  2. Land acquisition funding that can be used to consolidate federal ownership and help minimize management challenges.