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Snow Survey102 (38349247694)

Snow Survey102 (38349247694)

NRCS employees, Roy Kaiser and Scott Oviatt, locate snow course marker near West Yellowstone, MT. Feb. 28, 2006.

NRCSAZ02025 - Arizona (333)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSAZ02025 - Arizona (333)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Close-up of Kale lettuce in Yuma. Az.

NRCSAZ02049 - Arizona (381)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSAZ02049 - Arizona (381)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Different varieties of leaf lettuce contrast themselves in an irrigated field, Yuma, Az.

NRCSAZ02079 - Arizona (441)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSAZ02079 - Arizona (441)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Workers harvesting leaf lettuce by hand, Yuma, Az.

NRCSAZ02097 - Arizona (477)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSAZ02097 - Arizona (477)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Laser leveling on level basin irrigated field. Yuma, Az.

NRCSAZ84006 - Arizona (505)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSAZ84006 - Arizona (505)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

A farmer adjusts siphon tubes on furrow irrigated lettuce near Phoeniz, AZ.

NRCSCA01029 - California (675)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCA01029 - California (675)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Lettuce crop in central California.

NRCSCA01051 - California (719)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCA01051 - California (719)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Restored wetland in Yolo County, California

NRCSCA06117 - California (1143)(NRCS Photo Gallery)
NRCSCA06119 - California (1147)(NRCS Photo Gallery)
NRCSCA06115 - California (1139)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCA06115 - California (1139)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Micro irrigation irrigating orchards in California.

NRCSCO01035 - Colorado (1457)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCO01035 - Colorado (1457)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Understory after Hydroax treatment

NRCSCO01047 - Colorado (1481)(NRCS Photo Gallery)
NRCSCO02010 - Colorado (1595)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCO02010 - Colorado (1595)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Grasslands and subdivisions form distinct contrasts on the Colorado Front Range, Larimer County, Colorado.

NRCSCO80002 - Colorado (1613)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCO80002 - Colorado (1613)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCS Earth Team volunteer enlists to help with conservation efforts in Colorado.

NRCSCO84004 - Colorado (1641)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCO84004 - Colorado (1641)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Molas Divide in San Juan County, Colorado.

NRCSCT01002 - Connecticut (1665)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCT01002 - Connecticut (1665)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCS Conservationist, Todd Bobowick and Alan Page conducting a survey of the physical stream corridor conditions on the Eightmile River.

NRCSCT01016 - Connecticut (1691)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCT01016 - Connecticut (1691)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Connecticut River tideland habitat undergoing invasive plant control (light colored areas) and native plant community restoration

NRCSCT01041 - Connecticut (1721)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCT01041 - Connecticut (1721)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

An Alaskan Steepass fishway on the Eightmile River, funded in part by the NRCS-WHIP program, to provide passage to spawning habitat for migratory fish

NRCSCT01043 - Connecticut (1725)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCT01043 - Connecticut (1725)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

A view looking up and Alaskan Steeppass fishway

NRCSCT07004 - Connecticut (715942)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCT07004 - Connecticut (715942)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Connecticut dairy farm from a distance.

NRCSCT07016 - Connecticut (715966)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSCT07016 - Connecticut (715966)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Beautiful eastern Connecticut dairy farm.

NRCSCT07029 - Connecticut (715990)(NRCS Photo Gallery)
NRCSFL97007 - Florida (1823)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSFL97007 - Florida (1823)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Landowner (right) explains the tree pruning process for Christmas trees to Charlie Conerly (right), NRCS RC&D Coordinator. [Slide 97CS3080]

NRCSGA02039 - Georgia (1981)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSGA02039 - Georgia (1981)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

State of the hog farm. The facility is completely automated and temperature controlled. Lyons, Georgia.

NRCSGA02046 - Georgia (1995)(NRCS Photo Gallery)
NRCSGA02049 - Georgia (2001)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSGA02049 - Georgia (2001)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Farmer spraying pesticide as part of pest management plan. Georgia.

NRCSGA02053 - Georgia (2009)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSGA02053 - Georgia (2009)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Piedmont Grazing Land Project. Georgia.

NRCSHI97012 - Hawaii (2173)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSHI97012 - Hawaii (2173)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Jodie Katahara, summer employee 1997, Kealakakua, HI. [Slide 97CS3144]

NRCSIA00004 - Iowa (2211)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA00004 - Iowa (2211)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

New homes replace farmland in Dallas County, Iowa, as suburbs of Clive and Waukee grow on the west side of Des Moines.

NRCSIA00005 - Iowa (2213)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA00005 - Iowa (2213)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

New homes replace farmland in Dallas County, Iowa, as suburbs of Clive and Waukee grow on the west side of Des Moines.

NRCSIA00007 - Iowa (2217)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA00007 - Iowa (2217)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

New homes replace farmland in Dallas County, Iowa, as suburbs of Clive and Waukee grow on the west side of Des Moines.

NRCSIA00020 - Iowa (2243)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA00020 - Iowa (2243)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

New homes replace farmland in Dallas County, Iowa, as the suburb of Waukee grows on the west side of Des Moines.

NRCSIA01023 - Iowa (2357)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA01023 - Iowa (2357)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

An NRCS field conservationist and landowner in Montgomery County discuss wildlife habitat needs and plans on his farm.

NRCSIA01035 - Iowa (2379)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA01035 - Iowa (2379)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Pheasants and other wildlife species need both food and cover in harsh Iowa winters. It is provided by landowners with both annual and perennial plantings.

NRCSIA01049 - Iowa (2407)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA01049 - Iowa (2407)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Native grasses and forbs are part of the planting mixture in a conservation buffer along Bear Creek in central Iowa.

NRCSHI03019 - Hawaii (2103)(NRCS Photo Gallery)
NRCSIA03019 - Iowa (2451)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA03019 - Iowa (2451)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

A mixture of native grasses and forbs intended to restore prairie grasses in Linn County, Iowa.

NRCSIA03058 - Iowa (2527)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA03058 - Iowa (2527)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

A variety of plants and a pond with circulating water are featured in a backyard in Keosauqua, Iowa.

NRCSIA00009 - Iowa (2221)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA00009 - Iowa (2221)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

New homes replace farmland in Dallas County, Iowa, as suburbs of Clive and Waukee grow on the west side of Des Moines.

NRCSIA00042 - Iowa (2287)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA00042 - Iowa (2287)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Multiple rows of trees and shrubs, as well as a native grass strip, combine with terraces and other upland conservation treatment to protect Bear Creek in Story County, Iowa. The riparian buffer along the strea... More

NRCSIA04014 - Iowa (2569)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA04014 - Iowa (2569)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

A native prairie in a CRP field in Madison County, Iowa, restored by burning the year prior to this photo being taken produces numerous prairie plants with new life.

NRCSIA99010 - Iowa (2727)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99010 - Iowa (2727)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Researcher from Texas Tech University uses Global Positioning System to gather data on benefits of conservation buffers. Study is part of water quality research in Lake Rathbun watershed in southern Iowa.

NRCSIA03036 - Iowa (2483)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA03036 - Iowa (2483)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Turtle protects itself by going under its shell.

NRCSIA99037 - Iowa (2779)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99037 - Iowa (2779)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Water sample taken from the lagoon in a filtering system in use on a farm in Taylor County, Iowa. The system uses a series of hillside terraces that form constructed wetlands that also use bacteria to purify wa... More

NRCSIA99090 - Iowa (2881)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99090 - Iowa (2881)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Terraces, conservation tillage and conservation buffers save soil and improve water quality on this farm in Woodbury County in northwest Iowa.

NRCSIA99124 - Iowa (2949)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99124 - Iowa (2949)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Severe sheet and rill erosion on highly erodible soils in northwest Iowa after heavy rains. The spring rains fell on soils that had no protection against soil erosion.

NRCSIA97016 - Iowa (2681)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA97016 - Iowa (2681)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Two Clinton County SWCD Commissioners; Connie Ramirez, NRCS District Conservationist; Audrey DeScheppper, technician; landowner; and Muscatine County SWCD Secretary, discuss local conservation issues in Muscat... More

NRCSIA97018 - Iowa (2685)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA97018 - Iowa (2685)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Connie Ramirez, NRCS District Conservationist. [Slide 97CS3071]

NRCSIA99143 - Iowa (2987)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99143 - Iowa (2987)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Streambank erosion in Warren County in central Iowa cuts into crop fields year after year, rain after rain.

NRCSIA99150 - Iowa (3001)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99150 - Iowa (3001)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Effects of wind erosion in northern Iowa show on the sandy knobs (light colored soil) that have had topsoil eroded completely by wind over the years.

NRCSIA99152 - Iowa (3005)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99152 - Iowa (3005)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Severe sheet and rill erosion on highly erodible soils in Iowa after heavy rains. The field had no protection against soil erosion.

NRCSIA99143 - Iowa (2987)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99143 - Iowa (2987)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Streambank erosion in Warren County in central Iowa cuts into crop fields year after year, rain after rain.

NRCSIA99200 - Iowa (3095)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99200 - Iowa (3095)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

John Deere tractor at work with a round baler. – Large bales of hay are being made on highly erodible land in northeast Iowa. Having the land in hayland is very good protection against erosion.

NRCSIA99213 - Iowa (3121)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99213 - Iowa (3121)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Liquid manure storage pit from a dairy operation in northeast Iowa.

NRCSIA99244 - Iowa (3183)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99244 - Iowa (3183)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

A farmer scouts his field for any needs for weed control, pest control, and tests the soil for nutrients. Scouting and applying measures to only the parts of the field that need them saves input costs for the f... More

NRCSIA99271 - Iowa (3237)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99271 - Iowa (3237)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCS engineer Sue Long surveys for a dam to be built in southeast Iowa.

NRCSIA99042 - Iowa (2789)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99042 - Iowa (2789)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Aerial view of contour buffer strips on highly erodible cropland in Winneshiek County in northeast Iowa. Strips of green alfalfa help curb erosion by providing breaks from the more erodible corn fields.

NRCSIA99337 - Iowa (3367)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99337 - Iowa (3367)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Sediment in a waterway that has washed from nearby crop fields in Iowa.

NRCSIA99371 - Iowa (3435)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99371 - Iowa (3435)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Contour stripcropping, alternating bands of corn, oats and alfalfa in a field in northeast Iowa.

NRCSIA99427 - Iowa (3547)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99427 - Iowa (3547)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

A watershed dam and upland terraces in a small watershed project in western Iowa.

NRCSIA99462 - Iowa (3613)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99462 - Iowa (3613)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Restored wetland in the prairie pothole region of northern Iowa.

NRCSIA99509 - Iowa (3705)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99509 - Iowa (3705)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Grassed waterways in a cornfield in northeast Iowa.

NRCSIA99543 - Iowa (3759)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99543 - Iowa (3759)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Stormwaters broke through this terrace system in Cass County in southwest Iowa. Terraces are designed for the water that would come from a storm that is expected to occur every 10 years.

NRCSIA99655 - Iowa (3937)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSIA99655 - Iowa (3937)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Liming a pasture in southern Iowa.

NRCSID01005 - Idaho (4061)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSID01005 - Idaho (4061)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Ranchers in the Salmon Model Watershed are building in-stream irrigation water structures like this one that contains gates that automatically raise and lower depending on the depth of streamflow. The structure... More

NRCSID01001 - Idaho (4053)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSID01001 - Idaho (4053)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Ranchers in the Salmon Model Watershed project area are converting from flood irrigation to sprinkler irrigation systems to help restore the Lemhi River to its former status as prime salmon habitat. Center pivo... More

NRCSID01003 - Idaho (4057)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSID01003 - Idaho (4057)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Ranchers in the Salmon Model Watershed are improving their irrigation systems to help give them better control over their irrigation water. This pump station has a screening device that will keep salmon out of ... More

NRCSID91001 - Idaho (4125)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSID91001 - Idaho (4125)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Grassed waterway slows runoff water and guides it from a field. Benefits include reduced erosion and improved water quality.

NRCSKS02003 - Kansas (4187)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSKS02003 - Kansas (4187)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

District Conservationist Kevin Religa maps a field of Canola using a Global Positioning System in Manhattan, Kansas.

NRCSKS02008 - Kansas (4197)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSKS02008 - Kansas (4197)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Gully erosion from uncontrolled runoff. Kansas.

NRCSKS02009 - Kansas (4199)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSKS02009 - Kansas (4199)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Grassed waterways on cultivated fields in kansas.

NRCSKS02016 - Kansas (4213)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSKS02016 - Kansas (4213)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Contour terraces in combination with residue management on a wheat field in Kansas.

NRCSKS02013 - Kansas (4207)(NRCS Photo Gallery)
NRCSLA03009 - Louisiana (4455)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSLA03009 - Louisiana (4455)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Flooded croplands near Gueydan, Louisiana attract thousands of geese in the winter.

NRCSMD83006 - Maryland (4531)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMD83006 - Maryland (4531)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

A cool mountain stream flows through woods in western Maryland.

NRCSMD86002 - Maryland (4545)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMD86002 - Maryland (4545)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

A blanket of snow covers this central Maryland farm.

NRCSMI01026 - Michigan (4641)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMI01026 - Michigan (4641)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Resource Conservationist Bruce Green conducts a survey in an orchard. VanBuren County, Michigan.

NRCSMI01041 - Michigan (4671)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMI01041 - Michigan (4671)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Aerial shot of small farms with orchards, crops and windbreaks. Leelanau County, Michigan.

NRCSMI01047 - Michigan (4683)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMI01047 - Michigan (4683)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Aerial view of orchards and vineyards. Grand Traverse County, Michigan.

NRCSMI01053 - Michigan (4695)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMI01053 - Michigan (4695)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Soil Conservationist Gale Nobes with rye windstrips between carrot rows. Newaygo County, Michigan.

NRCSMO02035 - Missouri (4793)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMO02035 - Missouri (4793)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Jimmy Henry, manager of the NRCS Plant Materials Center in Elsberry, Missouri, checks the status of a plant being evaluated at the center for potential conservation usage.

NRCSMO02040 - Missouri (4803)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMO02040 - Missouri (4803)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

A watershed lake in western Missouri helps prevent erosion, and provides recreational opportunities as well as a water supply.

NRCSMT01005 - Montana (4861)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMT01005 - Montana (4861)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Crossfencing in Beaverhead County, MT

NRCSMT01007 - Montana (4865)(NRCS Photo Gallery)
NRCSMT01048 - Montana (4945)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMT01048 - Montana (4945)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Stream restored for fish habitat using step pools.

NRCSNC00018 - North Carolina (5145)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSNC00018 - North Carolina (5145)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

An Earth Team volunteer helps with Backyard Conservation

NRCSNE00030 - Nebraska (5171)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSNE00030 - Nebraska (5171)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Support structure for intake station that is part of man-made lake in new housing development in Douglas Co.

NRCSMI01056 - Michigan (4701)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMI01056 - Michigan (4701)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Close-up of grass and roots growing through geotextile. Newaygo County, Michigan.

NRCSNM02006 - New Mexico (5297)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSNM02006 - New Mexico (5297)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Rotational grazing using electric fence along irrigation borders on small acreages in Espanola, New Mexico.

NRCSNM02011 - New Mexico (5307)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSNM02011 - New Mexico (5307)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Domestic sheep are brought emergency water on rangeland during severe drought. Spring 2002 in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico.

NRCSMT01082 - Montana (5011)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSMT01082 - Montana (5011)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Scenic wetlands in northcentral Montana

NRCSNM02075 - New Mexico (5435)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSNM02075 - New Mexico (5435)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Norm Vigil, Northwest Field Team Leader inspecting first years growth of emergency reseeding after the Los Alamos fires. Some of the species planted for erosion control were prairie junegrass, slender wheatgra... More

NRCSNM02084 - New Mexico (5453)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSNM02084 - New Mexico (5453)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Wattles were installed after the Los Alamos fires to prevent erosion and sedimentation in the lower watershed.

NRCSNM02094 - New Mexico (5473)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSNM02094 - New Mexico (5473)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

White fur is thinned from a stand of timber under a forest management practice in Arriba County, New Mexico.

NRCSNM02100 - New Mexico (5485)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSNM02100 - New Mexico (5485)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCS employees Norm Vigil and Jill Jensen review thinning project near Chamas, New Mexico.

NRCSNV00024 - Nevada (5531)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSNV00024 - Nevada (5531)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

urban sprawl, Las Vegas, Clark County, NV

NRCSNV00027 - Nevada (5537)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSNV00027 - Nevada (5537)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

fragile soils on steep hillsides in Clark County, NV

NRCSOH07006 - Ohio (717390)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSOH07006 - Ohio (717390)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Morning sunrise over northeast Ohio farm. Soybean crop in the forground.

NRCSOH07016 - Ohio (717410)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

NRCSOH07016 - Ohio (717410)(NRCS Photo Gallery)

Cattle uses access road to move to grazing pasture.

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