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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.

Clark CD seeking stewardship forester

WASHINGTON, Clark CD – The District is currently hiring for a Stewardship Forester position. Screening for this position begins March 14th, 2019. Please see job description and submit a resume, cover letter (including where you saw the position listed), and list of references to zoppenheimer@clarkcd.org in PDF format. […]

WSCC Farmland Preservation Newsletter

WASHINGTON – The Washington State Conservation Commission publishes a great monthly newsletter to focuses on protecting and preserving farmland. It is always a wealth of great information. Here’s the first paragraph in the March 2019 edition: As the legislature continues in their 105-day legislative session, key cutoffs for […]

NRCS office in Orofino on verge of closing

IDAHO, Clearwater SWCD – The Natural Resources Conservation Service plans to close its Orofino office, leaving Clearwater County as the only county in the area without an NRCS office. The NRCS hosts both the Clearwater Soil and Water Conservation District and the Idaho Soil and Water Commission offices, […]