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(Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)
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Oklahoma RC&D
Resource - Conservation - Development
2018 State Summit

2018 State Summit - August 12-13
Weatherford, OK
How is RC&D Funded?

Most councils are nonprofit corporations that have authority to seek help from sources that are qualified to provide assistance...Read more.
What is RC&D?

(Resource, Conservation and Development).

Over 40 years ago, Congress established a unique program within the U.S. Department of Agriculture that empowered rural people to help themselves...Read more
How Does RC&D Work?

RC&D is not an agency. It's a council of...
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•Wildlife Enhancement
•New Businesses
•More Community Jobs
•Natural Resources        Development
•Grant Assistance
Let RC&D Help You With...
•Watershed Planning
•Leadership Training
•Community Development
•Tourism Promotion
•Event Planning
•Community Support
Land Conservation

Protects the resource base and finds the best ways to use it. Includes projects such as mine reclamation and controlling soil erosion and weeds.

Environmental Enhancement Projects

Conserves energy creates and improves fish and wildlife habitat; develops and improves wetland habitat; and uses waste safely.

What Does RC&D Do?

Community Development

Establishes and improves community services, facilities, and infrastructure. Prepares feasibility studies; creates or improves recreational areas; and develops, improves, and promotes historic sites and tourist attractions. Encourages the best use of forest lands and resources; and creates and expands forest-related industries. Focuses on expanding markets and creating jobs.

Water Management

Protect and enhances ground water supplies; and improves water quality, waste management, and flood control.