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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.

Snohomish CD partners on rain gardens

WASHINGTON, Snohomish CD — The Snohomish Conservation District is partnering with King County and the city of Bothell to install a cluster of four rain gardens in the neighborhood behind Bothell High School.  Alicia Kellogg, a community conservation project coordinator for the district, said the goal is to […]

Placer removes dead and dying trees in Foresthill

CALIFORNIA, Placer County RCD — Work to remove dead and dying trees threatening county roadways began this week as Placer County continues to manage the tree death crisis in its forestlands…Hazardous trees on private property are the responsibility of the property owner to remove, and some assistance is […]

Job: Seasonal Educator for Solano RCD

CALIFORNIA, Solano RCD — The Solano Resource Conservation District is hiring a Seasonal Educator for its award winning environmental education program to provide classroom and/or field trip instruction for the Suisun Marsh Watershed Program, the School Water Education Program (SWEP), the High School Biomonitoring Program and/or the Watershed […]