Memorandum of Understanding between the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District and the United States Department of Agriculture, 1948
Seminole Soil and Water Conservation Memorandum of Understanding, 1948
Seminole County (Fla.)
The 1948 Memorandum of Understanding between the Seminole Soil Conservation District and the United States Department of Agriculture. The Seminole Soil Conservation District organization began in 1948 with a goal of assisting agricultural interests. Over the years, the Seminole County Soil and Water Conservation District also began to concentrate on the development and management of recreational enterprises. Their interests included inventory and evaluations for land uses and solving issues concerning soil and water resources. In the 1948 memorandum, the Board articulates a goal to cooperate with the Department of Agriculture in order to achieve certain objectives pertaining to soil conservation and erosion control. The five page Memorandum discusses the implementation of a work plan for the Seminole Soil Conservaiton District. The memorandum is signed by R. F. Cooper and C. R. Dawson of the Seminole Soil Conservation District.
Original 5-page typewritten report by the Board of Supervisors of the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District,1949: Folder SSWCD Statistical and Historical Information, 1948-1977, Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District, Sanford, Florida.
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Digital reproduction of original 5-page typewritten report by the Board of Supervisors of the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District, 1948.
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Folder SSWCD Statistical and Historical Information, 1948-1977, Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District, Sanford, Florida.
Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District Collection, Seminole County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.
5-page typewritten report
Seminole County, Florida
Originally created by the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District and R.F. Cooper.
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