7 U.S. Code § 1010a - Soil, water, and related resource data

In recognition of the increasing need for soil, water, and related source data for land conservation, use, and development, for guidance of community development for a balanced rural-urban growth, for identification of prime agriculture producing areas that should be protected, and for use in protecting the quality of the environment, the Secretary of Agriculture is directed to carry out a land inventory and monitoring program to include, but not be limited to, studies and surveys of erosion and sediment damages, flood plain identification and utilization, land use changes and trends, and degradation of the environment resulting from improper use of soil, water, and related resources.

Source

(Pub. L. 92–419, title III, § 302,Aug. 30, 1972, 86 Stat. 670; Pub. L. 96–470, title I, § 102(c),Oct. 19, 1980, 94 Stat. 2237.)
Codification

Section was not enacted as part of the Bankhead-Jones Farm Tenant Act which constitutes a major part of this chapter.
Amendments

1980—Pub. L. 96–470struck out provision that the Secretary issue at not less than five-year intervals a land inventory report reflecting soil, water, and related resource conditions.

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7 CFR - Agriculture

7 CFR Part 15 - NONDISCRIMINATION

7 CFR Part 601 - FUNCTIONS

7 CFR Part 613 - PLANT MATERIALS CENTERS

7 CFR Part 650 - COMPLIANCE WITH NEPA

7 CFR Part 654 - OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE

7 CFR Part 657 - PRIME AND UNIQUE FARMLANDS

36 CFR - Parks, Forests, and Public Property

36 CFR Part 213 - ADMINISTRATION OF LANDS UNDER TITLE III OF THE BANKHEAD-JONES FARM TENANT ACT BY THE FOREST SERVICE

36 CFR Part 222 - RANGE MANAGEMENT

 

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