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Technical Service Conservation Activity Plan Criteria and Options for Certification
CategoryTechnical Service 
CAP - Agricultural Energy Management Plan (128)Amendments for the Treatment of Agricultural Waste(591), Anaerobic Digestor(366), Animal Mortality Facility(316), Building Envelope Improvement(672), Combustion System Improvement(372), Composting Facility(317), Conservation Crop Rotation(328), Contour Farming(330), Cover Crop(340), Cross Wind Trap Strips(589C), Farmstead Energy Improvement(374), Forage Harvest Management(511), Forest Stand Improvement(666), Fuel Break(383), Heavy Use Area Protection(561), Herbaceous Wind Barriers(603), Irrigation System, Microirrigation(441), Irrigation Water Management(449), Lighting System Improvement(670), Mulching(484), Nutrient Management(590), Prescribed Grazing(528), Pumping Plant(533), Roofs and Covers(367), Sprinkler System(442), Stripcropping(585), Waste Facility Closure(360), Waste Separation Facility(632), Waste Storage Facility(313), Waste Transfer(634), Waste Treatment(629), Waste Treatment Lagoon(359), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment(380), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Renovation(650), Woody Residue Treatment(384)
CAP - CNMP (102)Animal Mortality Facility(316), Composting Facility(317), Conservation Cover(327), Conservation Crop Rotation(328), Constructed Wetland(656), Contour Buffer Strips(332), Contour Farming(330), Cover Crop(340), Cross Wind Ridges(588), Cross Wind Trap Strips(589C), Deep Tillage(324), Diversion(362), Feed Management(592), Field Border(386), Filter Strip(393), Grassed Waterway(412), Heavy Use Area Protection(561), Hedgerow Planting(422), Herbaceous Wind Barriers(603), Hillside Ditch(423), Lined Waterway or Outlet(468), Mulching(484), Nutrient Management(590), Pumping Plant(533), Residue and Tillage Management, No-Till(329), Residue and Tillage Management, Reduced Tillage(345), Rock Barrier(555), Roof Runoff Structure(558), Row Arrangement(557), Stripcropping(585), Structure for Water Control(587), Subsurface Drain(606), Surface Roughening(609), Terrace(600), Underground Outlet(620), Vegetative Barrier(601), Waste Facility Closure(360), Waste Recycling(633), Waste Separation Facility(632), Waste Storage Facility(313), Waste Transfer(634), Waste Treatment(629), Waste Treatment Lagoon(359), Waterspreading(640)
CAP - Conservation Plan Supporting Organic Transition (CPSOT) (138)Access Control(472), Alley Cropping(311), Animal Mortality Facility(316), Brush Management(314), Composting Facility(317), Conservation Cover(327), Conservation Crop Rotation(328), Constructed Wetland(656), Contour Buffer Strips(332), Contour Farming(330), Contour Orchard and Other Perennial Crops(331), Cover Crop(340), Critical Area Planting(342), Cross Wind Ridges(588), Cross Wind Trap Strips(589C), Diversion(362), Drainage Water Management(554), Early Successional Habitat Development/Management(647), Fence(382), Field Border(386), Filter Strip(393), Forage and Biomass Planting(512), Forage Harvest Management(511), Grade Stabilization Structure(410), Grassed Waterway(412), Grazing Land Mechanical Treatment(548), Heavy Use Area Protection(561), Hedgerow Planting(422), Herbaceous Weed Treatment(315), Herbaceous Wind Barriers(603), Hillside Ditch(423), Integrated Pest Management (IPM)(595), Irrigation System, Microirrigation(441), Irrigation System, Surface and Subsurface(443), Irrigation System, Tailwater Recovery(447), Irrigation Water Management(449), Livestock Pipeline(516), Mulching(484), Multi-Story Cropping(379), Nutrient Management(590), Pond(378), Prescribed Burning(338), Prescribed Grazing(528), Range Planting(550), Residue and Tillage Management, No-Till(329), Residue and Tillage Management, Reduced Tillage(345), Restoration of Rare or Declining Natural Communities(643), Riparian Forest Buffer(391), Riparian Herbaceous Cover(390), Row Arrangement(557), Seasonal High Tunnel System for Crops(798), Silvopasture Establishment(381), Spring Development(574), Sprinkler System(442), Stream Crossing(578), Stream Habitat Improvement and Management(395), Streambank and Shoreline Protection(580), Stripcropping(585), Structure for Water Control(587), Terrace(600), Trails and Walkways(575), Tree/Shrub Establishment(612), Upland Wildlife Habitat Management(645), Vegetative Barrier(601), Water and Sediment Control Basin(638), Water Well(642), Water Well Groundwater Testing(355), Watering Facility(614), Wetland Creation(658), Wetland Enhancement(659), Wetland Restoration(657), Wetland Wildlife Habitat Management(644), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment(380), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Renovation(650)
CAP - Drainage Water Management Plan (130)Denitrifying bioreactors(605), Drainage Water Management(554), Nutrient Management(590), Shallow Water Development and Management(646), Subsurface Drain(606), Surface Drainage, Field Ditch(607), Surface Drainage, Main or Lateral(608), Waste Recycling(633), Wetland Creation(658), Wetland Enhancement(659), Wetland Restoration(657), Wetland Wildlife Habitat Management(644)
CAP - Feed Management Plan (108)Feed Management(592)
CAP - Fish & Wildlife Habitat Plan (142)Aquaculture Ponds(397), Aquatic Organism Passage(396), Constructed Wetland(656), Early Successional Habitat Development/Management(647), Field Border(386), Fishpond Management(399), Restoration of Rare or Declining Natural Communities(643), Riparian Herbaceous Cover(390), Shallow Water Development and Management(646), Stream Habitat Improvement and Management(395), Upland Wildlife Habitat Management(645), Watering Facility(614), Wetland Creation(658), Wetland Enhancement(659), Wetland Restoration(657), Wetland Wildlife Habitat Management(644)
CAP - Forest Management Plan (106)Access Control(472), Alley Cropping(311), Brush Management(314), Firebreak(394), Forest Stand Improvement(666), Forest Trails and Landings(655), Fuel Break(383), Herbaceous Weed Treatment(315), Multi-Story Cropping(379), Riparian Forest Buffer(391), Road/Trail/Landing Closure and Treatment(654), Silvopasture Establishment(381), Tree/Shrub Establishment(612), Tree/Shrub Pruning(660), Tree/Shrub Site Preparation(490), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment(380), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Renovation(650), Woody Residue Treatment(384)
CAP - Grazing Management Plan (110)Access Control(472), Brush Management(314), Fence(382), Firebreak(394), Forage and Biomass Planting(512), Forage Harvest Management(511), Grazing Land Mechanical Treatment(548), Integrated Pest Management (IPM)(595), Nutrient Management(590), Prescribed Grazing(528), Range Planting(550), Watering Facility(614)
CAP - Integrated Pest Management - Herbicide Resistance Weeds Plan (154)Conservation Cover(327), Conservation Crop Rotation(328), Cover Crop(340), Early Successional Habitat Development/Management(647), Field Border(386), Forage and Biomass Planting(512), Hedgerow Planting(422), Integrated Pest Management (IPM)(595), Irrigation System, Microirrigation(441), Irrigation Water Management(449), Land Smoothing(466), Mulching(484), Nutrient Management(590), Residue and Tillage Management, No-Till(329), Residue and Tillage Management, Reduced Tillage(345), Stripcropping(585), Terrace(600), Upland Wildlife Habitat Management(645), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment(380)
CAP - Integrated Pest Management Plan (114)Conservation Cover(327), Conservation Crop Rotation(328), Constructed Wetland(656), Contour Buffer Strips(332), Contour Farming(330), Cover Crop(340), Deep Tillage(324), Diversion(362), Field Border(386), Filter Strip(393), Forage and Biomass Planting(512), Grassed Waterway(412), Integrated Pest Management (IPM)(595), Nutrient Management(590), Prescribed Grazing(528), Residue and Tillage Management, No-Till(329), Residue and Tillage Management, Reduced Tillage(345), Riparian Forest Buffer(391), Riparian Herbaceous Cover(390), Stripcropping(585), Structure for Water Control(587), Subsurface Drain(606), Vegetative Barrier(601)
CAP - Irrigation Water Management Plan (118)Anionic Polyacrylamide (PAM) Erosion Control(450), Irrigation Canal or Lateral(320), Irrigation Field Ditch(388), Irrigation Land Leveling(464), Irrigation Pipeline(430), Irrigation Reservoir(436), Irrigation System, Microirrigation(441), Irrigation System, Surface and Subsurface(443), Irrigation System, Tailwater Recovery(447), Irrigation Water Management(449), Nutrient Management(590), Pumping Plant(533), Salinity and Sodic Soil Management(610), Sprinkler System(442), Structure for Water Control(587), Waste Recycling(633)
CAP - Nutrient Management Plan (104)Amending Soil Properties with Gypsum Products(333), Conservation Crop Rotation(328), Constructed Wetland(656), Contour Buffer Strips(332), Contour Farming(330), Cover Crop(340), Diversion(362), Drainage Water Management(554), Field Border(386), Filter Strip(393), Forage Harvest Management(511), Grade Stabilization Structure(410), Grassed Waterway(412), Irrigation System, Tailwater Recovery(447), Nutrient Management(590), Residue and Tillage Management, No-Till(329), Residue and Tillage Management, Reduced Tillage(345), Riparian Forest Buffer(391), Riparian Herbaceous Cover(390), Stripcropping(585), Structure for Water Control(587), Terrace(600), Vegetated Treatment Area(635), Vegetative Barrier(601), Waste Recycling(633), Water and Sediment Control Basin(638), Wetland Creation(658), Wetland Enhancement(659), Wetland Restoration(657)
CAP - Pollinator Habitat Plan (146)Alley Cropping(311), Conservation Cover(327), Conservation Crop Rotation(328), Constructed Wetland(656), Contour Buffer Strips(332), Cover Crop(340), Critical Area Planting(342), Early Successional Habitat Development/Management(647), Field Border(386), Filter Strip(393), Forage and Biomass Planting(512), Grassed Waterway(412), Hedgerow Planting(422), Herbaceous Wind Barriers(603), Integrated Pest Management (IPM)(595), Multi-Story Cropping(379), Prescribed Burning(338), Prescribed Grazing(528), Range Planting(550), Residue and Tillage Management, No-Till(329), Restoration of Rare or Declining Natural Communities(643), Riparian Forest Buffer(391), Riparian Herbaceous Cover(390), Silvopasture Establishment(381), Stream Habitat Improvement and Management(395), Streambank and Shoreline Protection(580), Stripcropping(585), Tree/Shrub Establishment(612), Upland Wildlife Habitat Management(645), Vegetative Barrier(601), Wetland Enhancement(659), Wetland Restoration(657), Wetland Wildlife Habitat Management(644), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment(380), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Renovation(650)
CAP - Prescribed Burning Plan (112)Brush Management(314), Critical Area Planting(342), Early Successional Habitat Development/Management(647), Firebreak(394), Forest Stand Improvement(666), Fuel Break(383), Herbaceous Weed Treatment(315), Integrated Pest Management (IPM)(595), Land Clearing(460), Prescribed Grazing(528), Range Planting(550), Restoration of Rare or Declining Natural Communities(643), Upland Wildlife Habitat Management(645), Wetland Enhancement(659), Wetland Wildlife Habitat Management(644), Woody Residue Treatment(384)
CAP - Soil Resources Planning (132)(), (), (), (), (), (), (), (), (), (), (), (), (), Above Ground Multi-Outlet Pipe(431), Access Control(472), Access Road(560), Agrichemical Handling Facility(309), Agrichemical Mixing Station, Portable(703), Agricultural Fuel Containment Facility(701), Agro Tillage(761), Agroforestry Planting(704), Air Filtration and Scrubbing(371), Air Management(705), Alley Cropping(311), Alum treatment of Poultry Litter(786), Amending Soil Properties with Gypsum Products(333), Amendments for the Treatment of Agricultural Waste(591), Anaerobic Digestor(366), Anaerobic Digestor, Ambient Temperature(365), Animal Mortality Facility(316), Anionic Polyacrylamide (PAM) Erosion Control(450), Aquaculture Ponds(397), Aquatic Organism Passage(396), Atmospheric Resource Quality Management(370), Barnyard Runoff Management(707), Bedding(310), Bio-Filter(793), Bottomland Timber Establishment on Wetlands(CP31), Brush Management(314), Building Envelope Improvement(672), Channel Bank Vegetation(322), Cistern(708), Clearing and Snagging(326), Coastal Wetland Vegetation Establishment(710), Combustion System Improvement(372), Composting Facility(317), Comprehensive Nutrient Management Plan(CNMP), Conservation Cover(327), Conservation Crop Rotation(328), Conservation System Planning(CSP), Constructed Wetland(656), Contour Buffer Strips(332), Contour Farming(330), Contour Orchard and Other Perennial Crops(331), Controlled Livestock Lounging Area(711), Controlled Stream access for Livestock Watering(730), Controlled Traffic Farming(334), Corral Dust Control (no. and ac.)(785), Cover Crop(340), Critical Area Planting(342), Cross Slope Block Farming(750), Cross Slope Farming(733), Cross Wind Ridges(588), Cross Wind Trap Strips(589C), Cross Wind Trap Strips(CP24), Cut Bank Stabilization(742), Dam(402), Dam, Diversion(348), Deep Tillage(324), Denitrifying Bioreactor(747), Denitrifying bioreactors(605), Dike(356), Diversion(362), Drainage Water Management(554), Dry Hydrant(432), Duck Nesting Habitat(CP37), Dune Stabilization(713), Dust Control from Animal Activity on Open Lot Surfaces (375), Dust Control on Unpaved Roads and Surfaces (373), Early Successional Habitat Development/Management(647), Emergency Animal Mortality Management(368), Emergency Forestry - Bottomland Hardwood - Existing(CP35D), Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - Existing(CP35B), Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - New(CP35A), Emergency Forestry - Mixed Trees - Existing(CP35I), Emergency Forestry - Softwood - Existing(CP35F), Emergency Forestry - Softwood - New(CP35E), Emergency Forestry - Upland Hardwood - Existing(CP35H), Emergency Forestry - Upland Hardwood - New(CP35G), Establishment of Permanent Introduced Grasses and Legumes(CP1), Establishment of Permanent Native Grasses(CP2), Establishment of Permanent Salt Tolerant Vegetative Cover, Noneasement(CP18C), Establishment of Permanent Vegetation to Reduce Salinity, Noneasement(CP18B), Establishment of Permanent Vegetative Cover (Contour Grass Strips), Noneasement(CP15A), Establishment of Permanent Vegetative Cover (Contour Grass Strips), on Terraces(CP15B), Farmable Wetland Buffer(CP28), Farmable Wetlands(CP27), Farmstead Energy Improvement(374), Feed Management(592), Fence(382), Field Border(386), Field Operations Emissions Reduction(376), Field Windbreak Establishment, Noneasement(CP5A), Filter Strip(393), Filter Strips(CP21), Firebreak(394), Fish Raceway or Tank(398), Fishpond Management(399), Floodproofing(714), Forage and Biomass Planting(512), Forage Harvest Management(511), Forest Stand Improvement(666), Forest Trails and Landings(655), Fuel Break(383), Furrow Diking(715), FWP Aquaculture Wetland Restoration(CP40), FWP Constructed Wetland(CP39), FWP Flooded Prairie Wetland(CP41), Grade Stabilization Structure(410), Grade Stabilization Structure-Tire Bales(790), Grassed Waterway(412), Grazing Land Mechanical Treatment(548), Habitat Buffers for Upland Birds(CP33), Hardwood Tree Planting(CP3A), Heavy Use Area Protection(561), Hedgerow Planting(422), Herbaceous Weed Treatment(315), Herbaceous Wind Barriers(603), High Tunnel System(325), Hillside Bench(739), Hillside Ditch(423), Improved Water Application(743), Infiltration Ditches(753), Integrated Pest Management (IPM)(595), Irrigation Canal or Lateral(320), Irrigation Ditch Lining(428), Irrigation Field Ditch(388), Irrigation Land Leveling(464), Irrigation Pipeline(430), Irrigation Reservoir(436), Irrigation System, Microirrigation(441), Irrigation System, Surface and Subsurface(443), Irrigation System, Tailwater Recovery(447), Irrigation Water Conveyance, Corrugated, Ribbed or Profile wall thermal pipeline(794), Irrigation Water Conveyance, Ditch and Canal Lining, Galvanized Steel(428C), Irrigation Water Conveyance, Ditch and Canal Lining, Nonreinforced Concrete(428A), Irrigation Water Conveyance, Pipeline, Asbestos-Cement(430BB), Irrigation Water Conveyance, Pipeline, High-Pressure, Underground, Plastic(430DD), Irrigation Water Conveyance, Pipeline, Low-Pressure, Underground, Plastic(430EE), Irrigation Water Conveyance, Pipeline, Nonreinforced Concrete(430CC), Irrigation Water Conveyance, Pipeline, Reinforced Plastic Mortar(430GG), Irrigation Water Conveyance, Pipeline, Rigid Gated Pipeline(430HH), Irrigation Water Conveyance, Pipeline, Steel(430FF), Irrigation Water Conveyance-modular Polyethylene Ditch & Canal Lining(788), Irrigation Water Management(449), Land Clearing(460), Land Reclamation, Landslide Treatment(453), Land Reconstruction, Abandoned Mined Land(543), Land Reconstruction, Brine Damaged Land(773), Land Smoothing(466), Lighting System Improvement(670), Lined Waterway or Outlet(468), Livestock Cooling Pond(779), Livestock Pipeline(516), Livestock Shade Structure(717), Livestock Shelter Structure(576), Livestock Use Area Protection(757), Living Snow Fences, Noneasement(CP17A), Long Term No. Till(778), Longleaf Pine - Establishment(CP36), Marginal Pastureland Wetland Buffer(CP30), Marginal Pastureland Wildlife Habitat Buffe(CP29), Milking Center Wastewater Treatment System(719), Mine Shaft and Adit Closing(457), Mole Drain(482), Monitoring Well(353), Mulching(484), Multi-Story Cropping(379), Native Plant Community Restoration and Management(767), Nutrient Management(590), Obstruction Removal(500), On-Farm Secondary Containment Facility(319), Open Channel(582), Pathogen Management(783), Permanent Wildlife Habitat (Corridors), Noneasement(CP4B), Permanent Wildlife Habitat Noneasement(CP4D), Pollinator Habitat(CP42), Pond(378), Pond Sealing or Lining, Bentonite(521C), Pond Sealing or Lining, Compacted Soil Treatments(799), Pond Sealing or Lining, Concrete (522)(800), Pond Sealing or Lining, Flexible Membrane(521A), Pond Sealing or Lining, Soil Amendments(521B), Pothole-Wetland for Wildlife(774), Precision Land Forming(462), Prescribed Burning(338), Prescribed Grazing(528), Pumped Well Drain(532), Pumping Plant(533), Range Planting(550), Rangeland Fertilization(721), Rare and Declining Habitat(CP25), Record Keeping(748), Recreation Area Improvement(562), Residue and Tillage Management, No-Till(329), Residue and Tillage Management, Ridge Till(346), Residue Management -Direct Seed(777), Restoration and Management of Natural Ecosystems(766), Restoration of Compacted Soils(775), Restoration of Rare or Declining Natural Communities(643), Rice Water Control(746), Riparian Buffer(CP22), Riparian Buffers - Vegetative(759), Riparian Forest Buffer(391), Riparian Herbaceous Cover(390), Road/Landing Removal(722), Road/Trail/Landing Closure and Treatment(654), Rock Barrier(555), Roof Runoff Structure(558), Roofing for Runoff Control(724), Roofs and Covers(367), Row Arrangement(557), SAFE - Buffers(CP38A), SAFE - Grass(CP38E), SAFE - Longleaf Pine(CP38D), SAFE - Trees(CP38C), SAFE - Wetlands(CP38B), Salinity & Sodic Soil Management(610), Salinity and Sodic Soil Management(610), Seasonal High Tunnel System for Crops(798), Sediment Basin(350), Shallow Water Areas for Wildlife(CP9), Shallow Water Development and Management(646), Shelterbelt Establishment, Noneasement(CP16A), Short Term Storage of Animal Waste and Byproducts(318), Silage Leachate Collection and Transfer(765), Silvopasture Establishment(381), Silvopasture Establishment(381), Silvopasture Management(792), Sinkhole and Sinkhole Area Treatment(725), Slope Roughening(726), Snow Fence(770), Snow Harvesting(727), Soil Salinity Control(738), Soil Salinity Management-Nonirrigated(571), Solid/Liquid Waste Separation Facility(632), Spoil Spreading(572), Spring Development(574), Sprinkler System(442), Storage Facility-Nursery Substrate(782), Storm Water Wet Detention/ Chemical Treatment System(787), Stormwater Runoff Control(570), Stream Corridor Improvement(745), Stream Crossing(578), Stream Habitat Improvement and Management(395), Streambank and Shoreline Protection(580), Strip - Intercropping(758), Stripcropping(585), Structure for Water Control(587), Subsurface Drain(606), Surface Drainage, Field Ditch(607), Surface Drainage, Main or Lateral(608), Surface Flooding of Organic Soils(756), Surface Roughening(609), Surface Wetting(760), Temporary Steel Windbreak(771), Terrace(600), Trails and Walkways(575), Transition to Organic Production(789), Tree Planting(CP3), Tree/Shrub Establishment(612), Tree/Shrub Pruning(660), Tree/Shrub Site Preparation(490), Underground Outlet(620), Vegetated Sinkhole Buffer(768), Vegetated Treatment Area(635), Vegetated Treatment Area(635), Vegetative Barrier(601), Vegetative Buffer Strip(741), Vegetative Cover - Grass - Already Established(CP10), Vegetative Cover - Trees - Already Established(CP11), Vertical Drain(630), Waste Facility Closure(360), Waste Field Storage Area(749), Waste Recycling(633), Waste Separation Facility(632), Waste Storage Facility(313), Waste Transfer(634), Waste Treatment(629), Waste Treatment Lagoon(359), Waste Water & Feedlot Runoff Control(784), Waste Water Irrigation(732), Water Harvesting Catchment(636), Water Well(642), Water Well Decommissioning(351), Water Well Groundwater Testing(355), Watering Facility(614), Waterspreading(640), Well Plugging(755), Well Testing(731), Wetland Creation(658), Wetland Restoration(657), Wetland Restoration(CP23), Wetland Restoration, Non-Floodplain(CP23A), Wetland Wildlife Habitat Management(644), Wildlife Food Plot(CP12), Wildlife Structure(649), Wildlife Watering Facility(648), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment(380), Windbreak/Shelterbelt Renovation(650), Woodland Pruning(763), Woody Residue Treatment(384)