RCAP Database | Agriculture: AG-4

Provide incentives to growers/land owner to manage agricultural lands to lessen impacts of climate change regionally, and provide environmental benefits which may include, but not be limited to: open space, water aquifer recharge and storage, carbon sequestration, wind farms, biofuels, and wildlife habitat.

Category: 
Planning Horizon: 
Short (0-5 years)
Potential Partners: 
UF/IFAS, FDACS, Farm Bureau, Ag Advisory Boards, Natural Resource Agencies
Potential Funding Sources: 
FDACS, Developers
Estimated Resources Required: 
Existing staff resources
Milestone Progress: 
Determination of incentives Implementation of incentives

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