Every spring, NACD invites its members to join our staff in Washington, D.C., to promote the interests of conservation districts on Capitol Hill. The 2017 Fly-In agenda for Monday, March 20 and Tuesday, March 21, 2017 is available in draft form below, along with a list of suggested hotels.
If you have any questions about NACD’s lobbying efforts, contact NACD Director of Government Affairs Coleman Garrison.
The issue papers below reflect NACD’s board-adopted positions on key conservation policy priorities for this and previous Fiscal Years (FY). Participants in NACD’s Fly-In are encouraged to use these documents in their meetings with lawmakers and congressional staff.
Check back closer to our spring fly-in for FY 2018 issue papers!
General Talking Points |PDF|
Overview of Conservation Districts |PDF|
Conservation Operations Issue Paper |PDF|
Farm Bill Conservation Programs Issue Paper |PDF|
EQIP: Importance and Funding Issue Paper |PDF|
RCPP Issue Paper |PDF|