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Free Dinner and Presentation: Raccoon Creek Landowner and/or Producer
February 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmFree
Natural Land Institute, in partnership with Natural Resources Conservation Services (NRCS) and The Conservation Fund will present a
Free Dinner and Presentation
Learn how you can get paid for conservation practices on your land.
If you’re a landowner and/or producer in the Raccoon Creek watershed of northern Winnebago County, Illinois, federal cost-share funding is available to you for conservation land management practices that benefit your property and operations.
Join us for a complimentary pasta dinner from 5:00-5:30 p.m. and a presentation from 5:30-7:00 p.m. about NRCS Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) funding opportunities. A panel of local experts will explain how to participate in the RCPP step-by-step and answer questions. In person and Zoom options available.
In person location: American Legion, 221 W. Main St., Rockton, IL 61072. If you select Zoom in the registration form a link will be emailed to you.
Presenters will guide you through the steps of participating in this opportunity and answer your questions:
- Josh Franks, NRCS
- Aimee Collins and Emy Brawley, The Conservation Fund
- Kerry Leigh, Natural Land Institute
- Rebecca Olson, Olson Ecological Solutions
Registration EXTENDED to Mon., Feb. 21, 2022 for the in person dinner and presentation and to Tue., Feb. 22 for the Zoom option.