IDAHO – Irrigators in the south-side basins can’t talk about this year’s water supply without looking back at last year — and being grateful…Abramovich spoke at the 65th annual Twin Falls Soil and Water Conservation District water forecast meeting but the message is the same for the smaller […]
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 – If your yard or garden needs a boost for birds and wildlife, more privacy, or a good windbreak, creating a new hedgerow just might be in your future. Hedgerows not only add interest and beauty, they also improve the biodiversity of one’s yard, garden or property. […]
The Nevada Division of State Lands (NDSL), a division of the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, is providing approximately $350,000 to fund various environmental preservation projects in the Lake Tahoe Basin…Aquatic Invasive Plant Control at Elk Point Marina, Tahoe Resource Conservation District. Source: New projects help […]
MIDDLETOWN, Calif. – A new program at Coyote Valley Elementary School is giving children a chance to learn about fish both in the classroom and in the creek…sponsor Tony Blyleven, a director of the Lake County Resource Conservation District, or RCD, brought 60 rainbow trout eggs to two […]
Born this day in 1881, we say happy birthday to Hugh Hammond Bennett, known as the father of soil conservation! Source: The Father of Soil Conservation | American Experience | PBS
House Republicans are relying on the proposed elimination of the Conservation Stewardship Program and tightened eligibility rules and work requirements for the Supplemental Nutrition Program to fund other priorities in the new farm bill, according to cost estimates. Source: CBO: Farm bill taps CSP, reworks SNAP to fund […]