Urban Conservation

Urban Conservation and Trails Assistance Program

The Urban Conservation program provides assistance to citizen groups and governmental agencies in their efforts to reduce and prevent soil erosion, flooding and related resource problems and trails development in urbanized areas.  The District will provide technical and financial assistance on eligible projects sponsored by citizen groups, private organization or governmental agencies.

Acceptable Projects:
    • Development and Improvement of Recreation and Public-Use Lakes
    • Permanent Grade Stabilization Structures
    • Stormwater Management Facilities (detention structures, improved channels)
    • Diversions and Terraces
    • Permanent Critical Area Seeding and Mulching ($100/acre maximum)
    • Grassed Waterways
    • Recreation Trails
Contact the NRD to receive more information on this program.