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Landowner Programs

Grassland Habitats

Managing, establishing, enhancing grassland habitat


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Woodland Habitats

Managing native forest or establishing woodland habitat

Wooded Area

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Wetland Habitats

Managing, establishing, enhancing wetland habitat

Cattails in a Wetland

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Cropland management methods that benefit wildlife


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Food Plots

Establishing wildlife food plots

Food Plot

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Wildlife Species

Developing habitat for wildlife

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Upland Habitats

Developing habitat for upland game, big game, etc.

Sage Grouse

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Riparian Habitats

Protecting or restoring riparian habitat or water quality


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PLOTS Payments and Agreements

Note: PLOTS provides financial and technical assistance to private landowners for habitat protection, enhancement and development. Landowners accepting assistance through PLOTS agree to allow public access for walk-in hunting. Payment structures, payment types and agreement lengths vary depending on type of agreement and land use. Payments may be one-time, upfront or annual and agreement lengths vary from two years up to 30 years. Cost-share for developing or enhancing habitat is also available. Please contact a biologist in your area for specific details and program information or click Contact Me and a biologist will get in contact with you.

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