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Natural Resources Program Information

The NR Program supports the military’s combat readiness mission by ensuring continued access to realistic habitat conditions while simultaneously working to ensure the long-term sustainability of our nation’s priceless natural heritage. Please click here for more information about the Natural Resources Program.

Policy and Guidance

The NR Program provides policy, guidance, and oversight for the management of natural resources on the military’s land, air, and water resources to support the combat readiness mission. Please click here to visit our Policy and Guidance page.

Recent Natural Resources Webinars

  • Managing DoD's Natural Resources in Response to Climate Change using a Portfolio Approach or Adaptive Management, presented by Dr. Igor Linkov, Dr. Richard Fischer, and Dr. Christy Foran (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer Research and Development Center-Environmental Laboratory) (30 November 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Endangered Species Act Section 7(a)(1) Conservation Planning, Mission Support, and Species Recovery, presented by Dr. Richard Fischer, DoD Bird Conservation Program Coordinator (21 October 2016) PowerPoint Deck , Webinar Recording & Supplemental Presentation
  • Crucial Habitat Assessment Tool, presented by Rayo McCollough, Natural Heritage New Mexico and Chuck Hayes, New Mexico Department of Game and Fish (29 September 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake Restoration Case Study: If You Build It, Will They Come?, presented by Brandon Ruhe, President of the Mid-Atlantic Center for Herpetology and Conservation (12 July 2016) PowerPoint Deck