USDA #S3637 On January 23, 2014, the USDA granted a Secretarial disaster designation for primary counties in the State of California to include Nevada County.
SBA #13875 As a result of USDA #S3637, the SBA declared certain counties (to include Nevada County) as a disaster area due to the drought severity levels.
USDA Launches Effort to Assist California Producers Funds will be divided between two specific funding pools: cropland and grazing lands. Cropland with a reduced water allocation of at least 85 percent will receive the highest priority. For additional information, contact your local Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) office.
California Emergency Drought Legislation: $687.4 Million to help communities deal with devastating dry conditions and provide funding to increase local water supplies