High Quality, Productive Soilsto enable sustained production of a safe, healthy, and abundant food supply. NRCS’s Mission Goals
Clean and Abundant Waterto protect human health, support a healthy environment, encourage a productive landscape, and ensure an abundant and reliable water supply
Healthy Plant and Animal Communitiesto provide habitats for diverse and healthy wildlife, aquatic species, and plant communities; protect water quality; and reduce flood damages.
Clean Airto make a positive contribution to local air quality and the Nation’s effort to sequester carbon.
Adequate Energy Supplyto conserve energy and be a source of environmentally sustainable biofuels and renewable energy.
Working Farm and Ranch Landsto sustain a viable agricultural sector and natural resource quality.
Partner with other local, state and federal agencies to provide natural resource conservation to private lands in Rhode Island.
Habitat Restoration and Management:working with CRMC on restoration projects – Gooseneck Cove, Blackstone River Fish Passage Restoration,Walker Farm Restoration Project
Conservation Planning:Provide planning assistance to CRMC through the CRMC SAMPs
J. Eric Scherer State Resource Conservationist USDA - Natural Resources Conservation Service60 Quaker Lane, Suite 46Warwick, RI 02886TEL (401) 822-8814FAX (401) 828-0433e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org