Natural Resources Conservation Service January 2007 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Proposed Changes to the Natural Resources Conservation Service's National Handbook of Conservation Practices
Document Number: E7-469
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-17
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Notice is hereby given of the intention of NRCS to issue a series of new or revised conservation practice standards in its National Handbook of Conservation Practices. These standards include: ``Conservation Cover (Code 327)'', ``Contour Farming (Code 330)'', ``Contour Buffer Strips (Code 332)'', ``Critical Area Treatment (Code 342)'', ``Field Border (Code 386)'', ``Irrigation System, Tailwater Recovery (Code 447)'', ``Sinkhole and Sinkhole Area Treatment (Code 527)'', and ``Prescribed Grazing (Code 528).'' NRCS State Conservationists who choose to adopt these practices for use within their States will incorporate them into Section IV of their respective electronic Field Office Technical Guides (eFOTG). These practices may be used in conservation systems that treat highly erodible land or on land determined to be a wetland.
Rehabilitation of Floodwater Retarding Structure No. 8 of the Poteau River Watershed, Scott County, AR
Document Number: E6-22500
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-01-03
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Pursuant to Section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969; the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations (40 CFR Part 1500); and the Natural Resources Conservation Service Regulations (7 CFR Part 650); the Natural Resources Conservation Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, gives notice that an environmental impact statement is not being prepared for the rehabilitation of Floodwater Retarding Structure No. 8 of the Poteau River Watershed, Scott County, Arkansas.