The National Water Quality Initiative is a special water quality program for land in the Middle and East Prong of the Roaring River only.
The program has a focus on 5 main land uses:
This area comprises of 13.2% of Wilkes County. All people who own land in this area are eligible to apply for cost share assistance.
What steps to take:
We have developed 13 conservation plans for 2019 and of those, 10 were signed into contract status obligating $ 504,000.