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Illinois NRCS Features

Soil Health Profiles Icon - Photo of man standing in his field in front of his truckSoil Health Profiles
in Illinois


Feature Stories

Earth Team Volunteer ProgramMeet some of Illinois'
Earth Team Volunteers

75th Anniversary photo of farm with conservation practices75 Years - A Legacy of Conservation

Feet above soil and text

Dig It! The Secrets of Soil at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC

Meet Claude - He's Got the Scoop on Soil!

Claude's Got the Scoop on Soil!

Conservation...Our Purpose. Our Passion. Image of Farm at Sunset.

Our Purpose. Our Passion

Backyard Conservation Cover with BirdBackyard Conservation Bringing conservation from the countryside to your backyard

NRCS Soil Conservationist and Fresno State University graduate student work with a Hmoung farmer.










 Urban Soil Erosion and Sediment Control: Best Management Practices