OREGON – A local effort to study water resources in the Lower John Day Basin of north-central Oregon is garnering statewide recognition…Christina Kirwan, manager of the Gilliam Soil and Water Conservation District in Condon, Ore., said she was “beyond pleased” to be honored by OWEB.
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.
OREGON – The Union Soil and Water Conservation District Board will meet at 7 p.m. May 9 in the conference room at the Union County Extension Office, 10507 N. McAlister Road, Island City.
CALIFORNIA – Mariposa County Resource Conservation District Announces Cancellation of Maintaining Your Forest Workshop on May 19, 2018
ALASKA — An influx of AmeriCorps volunteers have converged on Fairbanks to confront homelessness, addiction, disengaged youths, food insecurity and more…Juan Aguilar is doing project development and outreach for the Fairbanks Soil and Water Conservation District, developing programs aimed at helping home gardeners…
WASHINGTON – A $200,000 grant will fund a project that will use microbial source tracking to find out where the fecal coliform bacteria contamination in Pierce County shellfish is coming from. A project funded by the State Conservation Commission will trace fecal contamination back to its source, be […]
National Wildlife Federation and Partners Reach Major Milestone in Landmark Wildlife Crossing Project
CALIFORNIA – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced last week that the Project Report and the Environmental Document have been completed for the wildlife crossing…The planned wildlife crossing at Liberty Canyon is a public/private partnership between Caltrans, the National Park Service (NPS), the National Wildlife Federation (NWF), […]