Capital Resource Conservation & Development Council
Ascension St. Helena
Assumption St. James
East Baton Rouge St. Tammany
East Feliciana Tangipahoa
Livingston West Baton Rouge
Pointe Coupee West Feliciana
The mission of the Capital RC&D Council is to enhance the quality of life in Southeast Louisiana through conservation of natural & cultural resources, while stimulating economic growth.
Promote agriculture diversification and forest product utilization, develop markets and create business development opportunities.
Increase recreation development, promote the tourism industry and create business development opportuities.
Promote the installation of proper waste disposal systems and erosion control systems to improve water quality.
Promote quality education programs and facilities within the region.
Decrease or mitigate the incidence of flood damage occurring in rural, urban areas through the development or implementation of programs such as the emergency watershed protection program for the construction, repair, and improvement of dams, reservoirs and levees.