USDA Increases Funding for Partnerships to Safeguard, Restore Wetland Ecosystems in Kentucky

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing up to $20 million in fiscal 2023 to help conservation partners protect and restore critical wetlands on agricultural lands through the Wetland Reserve Enhancement Partnership (WREP). USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is prioritizing proposals that support broader efforts to mitigate climate change by restoring wetlands while also prioritizing assistance to underserved communities. 

USDA Increases Funding for Partnerships to Safeguard, Restore Wetland Ecosystems | NRCS Kentucky