The National Conservation Planning Partnership (NCPP) – made up of the five core national partners: NACD, NRCS, NCDEA, NASCA, and NARC&DC – released the attached talking points and briefer today.
The National Association of Conservation Districts has secured a $10 million cooperative agreement with NRCS to further enhance conservation district technical assistance across the nation. A significant portion of the granted funds will be awarded directly to conservation districts to hire staff where additional capacity is needed to […]
Jobs: Conservation Specialist, Invasive Species Program Coordinator, Stream Program Coordinator (Oregon)
The Tualatin Soil and Water Conservation District has announced three opportunities for a Rural Conservation Specialist, Invasive Species Program Coordinator, and Stream Enhancement Program Coordinator. Tualatin SWCD is a vibrant and growing soil and water conservation district in Oregon.
Should you wish to listen to any of the National Conservation Planning Partnership’s “What Works in the Field” webinars, recordings of those sessions are available online at https://nrcs.app.box.com/s/1wez1qj55grpsvtwjrvw55x02zwqcdxg Download the current list of webinars here: What Works in the Field Recordings-24Oct2017
A multi-agency and multi-disciplinary team was awarded a PDP grant from Western SARE to host a total of eight training events in western Oregon and Washington in 2017 focused on training ag professionals. The team has developed and is now publishing the Western Oregon and Washington Pasture Calendar […]
Marion Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is currently seeking an experienced individual to work full-time as an Agricultural Conservation Planner. The position and office are in Salem, Oregon.
Join conservationists around the country on October 24, 2017 to learn about Oregon’s strategic approach to conservation.
The Natural Resources Conservation Service has released a 21-minute video about Hugh Hammond Bennett and the creation of the Soil Erosion Service (now NRCS) and local conservation districts. If you are a conservationist, this video is worth your time.