Coalition and Others to U.S. Department of Agriculture Regarding the Regional Conservation Partnership Program

March 2014

To: The Honorable Tom Vilsack
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Washington, DC 20250

From: The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition
And the undersigned environmental non-governmental organizations

Dear Mr. Secretary:

On behalf of the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition, we ask you to designate the Great Lakes as a critical conservation area under the new Regional Conservation Partnership Program authorized by the new Farm Bill…