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REPI Reports to Congress

In Fiscal Year 2006, Congress set an annual reporting requirement for the Department of Defense’s partnering activities under the authority of Title 10 of the United States Code § 2684a. These reports provide information on REPI Program and other DoD efforts to conserve land and address threats to military readiness from incompatible development and environmental constraints.

REPI Report to Congress 2021 (2.4 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2020 (2.4 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2019 (2.8 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2018 (4.4 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2017 (3.1 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2016 (2.3 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2015 (1.3 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2014 (1.2 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2013 (2.4 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2012 (3.0 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2011 (486 KB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2010 (5.0 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2009 (7.6 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2008 (6.4 MB PDF)
REPI Report to Congress 2007 (5.0 MB PDF)

REPI Metrics Report

The 2020 Report on REPI Program Outcomes and Benefits to Military Mission Capabilities is now available.  This report summarizes over 15 years of planning and execution data submitted by the Military Services to quantify the extent of known or potential land use conflicts, solutions to address these conflicts, and overall investments in and benefits to military capabilities.

The analysis demonstrates that lands near installations and training areas are increasingly at risk of converting to development incompatible with military activities.  As the report shows, protecting such lands through the REPI program is more cost-effective than settling for test and training workarounds, replacing compromised and recently modernized assets with new construction, or relocating missions.

Fortunately, the REPI program is capable of creating such significant value for the DoD mission because it benefits from the dedicated support and innovative solutions from so many partners.  Together, we will continue to preserve and enhance mission capabilities in support of national defense.

REPI Challenge Fact Sheet

In 2020, the REPI Challenge focused on innovative projects that limit incompatible development, enhance military installation resilience, and/or relieve current or anticipated environmental restrictions on military testing, training, or operations at locations hosting key capabilities outlined in the National Defense Strategy.

In 2020 REPI program awarded $17.1 million in program funds to be coupled with over $142 million in partner contributions to implement seven projects.  By spreading funding across these seven projects, the 2020 REPI Challenge will be able to contribute to initiatives benefitting 11 installations and their communities across the country.  More information on the REPI Challenge and the 2020 award is available in the 2020 REPI Challenge fact sheet.


Buffer Program Fact Sheets

REPI partnerships with state or local governments or private conservation organizations are important in helping to protect military testing and training capabilities and sustaining the environment. The partnerships purchase easements from willing landowners to protect open space, working lands and valuable habitat. Preserving compatible land uses helps to avoid or mitigate restrictions on the military mission at Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force installations and range, while preserving ecological integrity on private land. Download facts sheets to learn more about REPI efforts.

Not all REPI projects have fact sheets. View a more complete list of projects on the REPI Projects Page.

All Buffer Project Fact Sheets

Related Documents

  • Natural Selections Newsletter, Summer 2011, “Advancing the Readiness and Environmental Protection Integration Program” Download (1.20MB)
  • NRCS-DoD MOU Download (207KB)
  • Signed MOU on Longleaf Pine Download (366KB)
  • LTA’s new fact sheet on the economic and tax-base benefits of conservation. Download (235 KB)
  • View a recording of Julian Johnson, a REPI landowner at Fort Bragg, NC, speaking at the Sustaining Military Readiness Conference about protecting his land and supporting the military mission.