NAICS 5 Digit Industry 92412

Industry 92412

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 92412 – Administration of Conservation Programs

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 92412: See industry description for NAICS 924120 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 924120: This industry comprises government establishments primarily engaged in the administration, regulation, supervision and control of land use, including recreational areas; conservation and preservation of natural resources; erosion control; geological survey program administration; weather forecasting program administration; and the administration and protection of publicly and privately owned forest lands. Government establishments responsible for planning, management, regulation and conservation of game, fish, and wildlife populations, including wildlife management areas and field stations; and other administrative matters relating to the protection of fish, game, and wildlife are included in this industry.

Cross-References for Industry 92412

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 92412. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Operating parks–are classified in Industry NAICS 712190, Nature Parks and Other Similar Institutions;
  • Operating forest property–are classified in Subsector 113, Forestry and Logging;
  • Geophysical surveying and/or mapping–are classified in Industry NAICS 541360, Geophysical Surveying and Mapping Services;
  • Surveying and/or mapping (except geophysical)–are classified in Industry NAICS 541370, Surveying and Mapping (except Geophysical) Services;
  • Weather forecasting–are classified in Industry NAICS 541990, All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services;
  • Operating fish and game preserves–are classified in Industry NAICS 712130, Zoos and Botanical Gardens; and
  • Serving as urban planning commissions–are classified in Industry NAICS 925120, Administration of Urban Planning and Community and Rural Development.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 92412

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 92412. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Community recreation programs, government
  • Conservation and reclamation agencies
  • Fish and game agencies
  • Fish and wildlife conservation program administration
  • Game and inland fish agencies
  • Game wardens
  • Geological research program administration
  • Land management program administration
  • Parks and recreation commission, government
  • Recreational programs administration, government
  • Soil conservation services, government
  • Weather research program administration
  • Wildlife conservation agencies
  • Wind and water erosion control agencies, government

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 92: Public Administration
    • Subsector 924: Administration of Environmental Quality Programs
      • Industry Group 9241: Administration of Environmental Quality Programs
        • Industry 92412: Administration of Conservation Programs (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 924120: Administration of Conservation Programs

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