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Tom

Tom has worked with conservation districts since 1992, managing district operations and providing statewide help on governance, technology, and accountability issues. He has been a board director of a state association of conservation districts and the president of a statewide employee's association. Tom is the General Manager for the Clackamas Soil and Water Conservation District.

Job: Program Specialist on Veterans Farm

This is a little out of the ordinary for us, but it certainly has to do with farming and conservation in the Pacific Northwest. If you know someone who might be interested in this unique opportunity, please share this with them! Click here to learn more! Program Specialist […]

NOAA grants $1.5 million for salmon habitat restoration

WASHINGTON, Snohomish CD – With $10.4 million to grant, NOAA supported 19 new habitat restoration projects in 11 states. The funding source from NOAA’s restoration center supports productive and sustainable fisheries, healthy ecosystems, and resilient communities across the nation. The Whidbey Basin is a critical “hot spot” for […]

Fall Wood Chipping Registration Opened

WASHINGTON, Cascadia CD – Registration is open until September 30th for the free wood chipping opportunity for Chelan County residents hosted by Cascadia Conservation District. Chipping will occur in mid to late October and requires tracking hours preparing for the chipping crew. Residents must have proof of landowner […]