Category: District News

Pesticide Collection Event to be Held in Molalla

OREGON – Bring your old, restricted, or unusable pesticides to Molalla on June 1, 2018 for our FREE Agricultural Pesticide Event. Registration is required…This event is sponsored by Clackamas SWCD, Pudding River Watershed Council, Marion SWCD, City of Molalla, and the Oregon Departments of Agriculture and Environmental Quality. Source: Pesticide […]

Letter: Support conservation district

WASHINGTON – I’ve always had a great deal of respect for the mission of the Clark Conservation District. I was not surprised by the Clark County Council decision to not “saddle taxpayers with another expense” (“Conservation district going broke,” April 4, The Columbian). Source: Letter: Support conservation district

Working Farmland Protection Program Makes Strides

OREGON – “We are excited to advance our Working Farmland Protection Program with this strategic acquisition,” said EMSWCD Board Chair Rick Till. “This transaction fulfills so many outcomes – buffering neighboring farms from development that could limit their operations, creating exciting prospects for participants in EMSWCD’s Headwaters Incubator […]