District Conservation Technician Program

Tree  A federal, state and local partnership to deliver natural resource conservation technical assistance to private landowners.
  • Open to ALL Conservation Districts in Colorado.
  • To preserve or increase conservation technical assistance to landowners.
  • Allows applicants to apply for 72.5% cost-share to employ technical staff to implement conservation practices/planning on private land.
  • Applications are solicited in the summer for the following calendar year.
  • All applicants must verify their DUNS number and district contact information is current on www.Sam.gov. Note: Annual updates to this system are now required by the U.S. Government.

2014 Application Materials

For districts new to the program, the application deadline is August 30, 2013.

Districts currently in the program must re-enroll by August 23, 2013.

Contact Tammra Straub in Lakewood or your regional CSCB field specialist with questions about the program.

2014 Operational Materials

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Conservation Districts Enrolled in
2013 DCT Program

Proximal Districts Benefitting

Major Counties Benefitting

Baca County   Baca
Bent   Bent
Burlington   Kit Carson
Center Rio Grande Saguache
Colorado First   Moffat
Costilla   Costilla
Deer Trail East Adams, West Arapahoe Adams / Arapahoe
Double El Agate Elbert / El Paso / Lincoln
East Otero Olney-Boone, West Otero Crowley / Otero Pueblo
Fort Collins   Larimer
Fremont Custer County Fremont / Custer
Gunnison   Gunnison / Hinsdale / Saguache
Jefferson   Jefferson / Clear Creek / Gilpin
Longmont Boulder Valley Boulder / Weld / Broomfield
Mancos   Montezuma
Mesa DeBeque-Plateau Valley Garfield / Mesa
Northeast Prowers   Prowers
Spanish Peaks-Pugatoire River  Branson-Trinchera Las Animas
Teller-Park   Teller/Park
Washington County   Washington
West Greeley    Weld

Previous Year's Proximal Beneficiaries:

La Plata Pine River  
White River Douglas Creek  

Maps show participating districts and other proximal districts benefitting from the participation.

District Conservation Technician Grant Map Legend

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