WASHINGTON, Spokane CD — The Greater Spokane River Watershed Regional Conservation Partnership is asking for applications for the Healthy Forest Reserve Program. The program facilitates the protection and restoration of forests on private land via easements and financial assistance, according to a news release from the Spokane Conservation District.
The Senate on Thursday passed a bill that makes modest modifications to existing farm programs while largely avoiding changes to food stamps, setting up a showdown with the House…GOP aides said the farm bill is expected to go to conference, where Senate and House leadership will try to […]
OREGON, Marion SWCD — The North Santiam Watershed Council is a non-governmental, non-regulatory body with the goal of improving the North Santiam River…Cities like Salem need it for drinking water, businesses like Norpac need it for production and landowners need it for farming. The purpose of the North Santiam […]
CALIFORNIA, Sonoma RCD — The end of Principal/Superintendent Rhonda Bellmer’s tenure is coming to close on June 30 with one final project to take her beloved West Side School to the next level. Thanks to donations and grants, the school now has a state-of-the-art rain catchment system, which […]
CALIFORNIA, Guadalupe-Coyote RCD — To hear Roger Castillo tell it, all of the City of San José — its million inhabitants, its sprawling residential neighborhoods, its glittery glass high-rises and office-park tech campuses — is more or less floating around on the backs of a bunch of salmon…Castillo […]
CALIFORNIA, RCD of the Santa Monica Mountains — A local crowd showed up at last Monday’s open house at the King Gillette Ranch Visitor’s Center, where experts were on hand with photos and displays, and informally answered questions from the public about the planned Wildlife Crossing at Liberty […]
WASHINGTON, Thurston CD — Thurston Conservation District faces complaints about its board members, a lawsuit by the board’s chairman, a state investigation and now an allegation of an unlawful meeting by the board’s newest member…Paul Pickett, who was elected to the district’s board of supervisors in March, accused […]
CALIFORNIA, Tahoe RCD — Homeowners can do their part by requesting a Defensible Space Evaluation (contact your local fire department)…Homeowners also can get involved and work together with neighbors to form a Fire Adapted Community. Contact the Tahoe Resource Conservation District at info@Taoercd.org or call 530-543-1501, ext. 114 […]