Clean Lakes, Estuaries, And Rivers initiative (CLEAR30) application deadline

August 5, 2022

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is announcing the signup period for its Clean Lakes, Estuaries, And Rivers initiative (CLEAR30) — a nationwide opportunity for certain landowners and agricultural producers currently implementing water quality practices through the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) to enroll in 30-year contracts, extending the lifespan and strengthening the benefits of important water quality practices on their land.

How to Sign Up

To sign up for CLEAR30, landowners and producers should contact their local USDA Service Center by August 5, 2022. Contact information can be found at Additionally, fact sheets and other resources are available at