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Cost Share Programs - Agricultural Cost Share Program (ACSP)


Stream Crossing


A Stream Crossing means a trail constructed across a stream to allow livestock to cross without disturbing the bottom or causing soil erosion on the banks.


Maintenance Period 10 years
BMP Units Each
Required Effects
  • Acres affected
  • Animal type
  • Animal units
JAA/NRCS Standards
  • ENG - 578 - Stream Crossing
  • ECS - 382 - Fencing (supporting practice)
  • National Engineering Handbook, Material Specification 592 - Geotextiles
Cost Information
  • Average cost (75% or 90%)
CS2 Reference Materials
  • NC-ACSP 11 Signature Page
  • Map with BMP location, fields and roads
Additional Spot-check Requirements None

ACSP Policy Summary

CS2 Common Components

Design Standards


NRCS Job Sheets

NCDA&CS Division of Soil & Water Conservation, Vernon Cox, Director
Mailing Address: 1614 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1614
Physical Address: 216 West Jones Street, Raleigh North Carolina 27603
Phone: 919.707.3770

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