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The goals of the Indiana CREP are to:
Enroll 26,250 acres of eligible cropland and marginal pastureland, including frequently flooded lands, into CREP to establish buffer practices and
Protect at least 3,000 linear miles of watercourses by installing buffer practices;
Reduce the amount of sediment, nutrients and agricultural chemicals entering watercourses within the targeted watersheds;
Increase the acres of wetlands in the watersheds for erosion control, sediment reduction, storm water retention and nutrient up-take.
Enroll 15 percent of the eligible watershed's cropland subject to normal CRP acreage limits by county.