Program DescriptionThe purpose of the Healthy Forests Reserve Program (HFRP) is to assist landowners, on a voluntary basis, in restoring, enhancing and protecting forestland resources on private lands through easements, 30-year contracts and 10-year cost-share agreements.
General Program RequirementsTo be eligible for enrollment, land must be private land or Tribal land that will restore, enhance or measurably increase the likelihood of recovery of a threatened or endangered species and must improve biological diversity or increase carbon sequestration.
Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.
Application ProcessApplications are accepted at the local level. Minimum information is required. Applicants may submit a CPA-1200 form. To locate the Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) office that services your location, visit the following website:
Program Contact Information
For more information, please visit: http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/programs/HFRP/ProgInfo/Index.html