Land Use and Developmental Practices

Land use planning and watershed planning are interconnected making water conservation a key component of community, shareholder, and landowner planning. Land use practices such as livestock grazing, feeding, and handling operations and development in urban and rural landscapes can contribute to point and non-point source pollution, water quality, and water supply making sustainable, resilient infrastructure paramount. The following  Extension resources and initiatives address land use and development issues as they relate to water.

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