Letter: Support conservation district

In the 1990s and early 2000s, the Clark Conservation District did an immense amount of work on Lockwood Creek bordering our property. Afterwards, the fish returned because their habitat had been restored, access to the creek was cleared, the integrity of the banks had been reinforced, animals could again cross […]

Changing Hands: A Workshop on Farm Succession Planning

This workshop will feature the tools and resources that farmers, ranchers, and foresters need to protect their land and preserve their family relationships…This workshop is made possible with the support of the following organizations: Clackamas SWCD, East Multnomah SWCD, Greenleaf Farm Management, Iroquois Valley Farms, Organically Grown Company, Southern […]

Conservation Quotes

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Man, despite his artistic pretensions, his sophistication and his many accomplishments, owes his existence to a six-inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains.

Aldo Leopold

To those devoid of imagination a blank place on the map is a useless waste; to others, the most valuable part.

Hugh Hammond Bennett, 1947

Take care of the land and the land will take care of you.