Regional News
8:13 am
Thu January 24, 2013

Applications Now Being Accepted for Wildlife Habitat Improvement Program in Kentucky

The USDA is now accepting applications for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program, also known as the “EQUIP” Wildlife Initiative. Kentucky Department of fish and Wildlife biologist Zak Danks says the program provides landowners an opportunity to improve wildlife habitat and the environment through financial incentives.

Danks explained how the program works to WNKU’s Matt Kelley. (Interested land users may also go online to http://fw.ky.gov/kfwis/viewable/privatelands_biologists.pdf or call the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources at 1-800-858-1549 to learn the name and telephone number of the private lands biologist serving the area).