Tag: Spokane CD

Spokane Conservation District rates to increase

WASHINGTON, Spokane CD – The assessment the Spokane Conservation District charges landowners will increase next year. Spokane County commissioners approved increasing the per parcel rate from $5 to $10. All county landowners pay the assessment. “It’s become necessary for us just with the volume of work we do […]

Vets on Farm program buys refrigerated truck

WASHINGTON, Spokane CD – Veterans learning to farm through a Spokane Conservation District effort now have a refrigerated truck so they can deliver their produce to customers. The Spokane Conservation District Vets on the Farm recently purchased a used 1995 Ford F-800 for $8,000. The Northwest Golfers for […]

Conservation videos from Washington State

The creative folks at the Washington State Conservation Commission have partnered with NXNW Productions and the show Washington Grown to produce short videos about conservation district success stories. The most recent video aired last week during an episode of Washington Grown and featured Spokane CD’s outstanding Vets on […]

Job: Communications and Outreach Specialist in Spokane, WA

UPDATE September 4, 2018: This position has been filled. WASHINGTON, Spokane CD — This position is responsible for marketing and communications activities including special events and internal communications with staff and board.  The person occupying this position must perform routine duties with limited supervision and according to standard […]

Conservation easements offered for landowners

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.