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September 2, 2015
Board Meeting - 1:00 PM
USDA Service Center, The Dalles


Wasco County Soil and Water Conservation District
" Serving the people of Wasco County since 1942"
The Wasco County Soil and Water Conservation District provides information and technical assistance to assist the people of Wasco County in conservation of their natural resources.

Through partnerships with local organizations and public agencies, the district promotes a locally led, cooperative approach to natural resource concerns. The district is guided in its efforts by a Board of Directors, Watershed Councils, community at large, and at the state level by the Oregon Department of Agriculture.
"-the first stop for all your natural resource needs"
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District Employee News
Anna Buckley, after doing a stellar job as the Conservation District's Watershed Coodinator has taken a position with the City of Portland in their Water Resources Dept. The District and Watershed Councils will miss her and wish her the best.

Abbie Simmons will be taking over the positon as the Watershed Coordinator. In an effort to relieve some of the coordinator's burdens, the District has assigned a Conservation Planner to each of the Watershed Councils. For more information please visit the Watershed Council page link on the left.

Nate Woodard will be serving as the Fifteenmile Flow Restoration Coordinator in the Fifteenmile Watershed. Nate will be working with 15Mile Irrigators and partners this year to address stream flow and temperature issues.

Nate has plenty of experience working with Conservation Districts, NRCS, farmers, and grassroots organizations. For more information on employee changes, please visit the Watershed Council link at left.
Coordinating Board Meeting
October 7, 2015
10:00 AM
The Dalles USDA Service Center