Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate on Soil and Water Conservation

 

January 19, 1989

 

Dear Mr. Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:)

 

I am pleased to transmit my Statement of Policy regarding conservation activities on nonfederal land as required by the Soil and Water Resources Conservation Act of 1977. Accompanying this policy statement is ``A National Conservation Program for Soil and Water Conservation: The 1988 - 1997 Update'' by the Secretary of Agriculture.

 

Sincerely,

 

Ronald Reagan

 

Note: Identical letters were sent to Jim Wright, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and George Bush, President of the Senate.