Montana Conservation Stewardship Program

The Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) is a voluntary conservation program that encourages producers to address resource concerns in a comprehensive manner by undertaking additional conservation activities and improving, maintaining, and managing existing conservation activities.

CSP is available on Tribal and private agricultural lands in all 50 States and the Caribbean and Pacific Islands Areas. The program provides equitable access to all producers, regardless of operation size, crops produced, or geographic location.

Montana Priority Resource Concerns for CSP

  • Water Quality
  • Soil Quality
  • Soil Erosion
  • Animals
  • Plants

Application Materials and Announcements

See the national NRCS Conservation Stewardship Program Web page for application forms and procedure.

Application forms and further program information are also available at your local Service Center.

Additional Montana Program Contact:

Erik Suffridge, Assistant State Conservationist for Programs
Phone: 406-587-6873
Email: Erik.Suffridge

Contact Montana Conservation Stewardship Program

Contact Montana Conservation Stewardship Program

Dennis Dellwo
Program Specialist
Phone: 406-587-6748


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Montana