Conservation District Resources

Conservation Practice Data System (CPDS)

Access the Conservation Practice Data System (CPDS): Make sure you clear your cache before clicking on the link so you get the most up to date system.

Please note: Maintenance will take place on the CPDS server from May 2021 and there maybe slight interruptions to t site. The outage will be about 15minutes but may occur at any time during the weekend.

Access CPDS

Helpful tools:


  • Use this targeted users’ guide for help entering project data into CPDS. It includes instructions for capital and implementation projects, as well as projects that need a cost share agreement form from CPDS.
  • Use this CPDS one-page fact sheet for project entry when requesting cost share funds for Shellfish and Non Shellfish projects. All of the listed steps must be completed in order for the project to show up on the Prioritized funding report.
  • Quick Reference guide for a list of required data fields to be completed in CPDS when requesting funds for Cost Share projects.


Questions about the CPDS system? Please contact: Brian Cochrane, 360-701-5749.