The Allegan Conservation District is wrapping up a two year project restoring oak savanna in the Allegan State Game Area. Now that these areas have been restored, they can be more easily maintained using techniques like prescribed fire.
This Proactive voluntary program is an important part of agricultural conservation work in Michigan. If you are a producer of any size or any commodity interested in turning heads of consumers, consider looking at MAEAP certification.LEARN MORE
Sediment Reduction Programs
Through the Great Lake Restoration Initiative (GLRI) and the Great Lakes Sediment and Nutrient Reduction Program (GLSNRP) grants, we will help farmers implement conservation practices throughout part of the Rabbit River and Gun River watersheds for the purpose of reducing agricultural pollutants flowing into the waterways.LEARN MORE