WE ARE HERE TO HELP YOU
Technical Assistance to help conserve water, reduce erosion, and improve fish and wildlife habitat on your land
Projects designed to meet both landowner and natural resource needs
Project Funding with no long-term contracts or land enrollments so you receive the money you need to improve soil and water health on your land
Prioritized Improvement Efforts by assessing land and water conditions to get the work done where it is most needed
Demonstrated Improvements by monitoring land and water conditions.
Successful Projects showcased in the media, at local events, and at scientific conferences to garner support for local efforts
Facilitated Discussions to resolve natural resource concerns
Irrigation Efficiency & Water Management
Irrigation system conversion and other practices promote efficient crop yields, conserve water, and improve water quality.
Soil Health & Loss Prevention
Cover cropping, no-till farming, and increasing organic matter and water penetration prevent wind and water from eroding your soil.
Enhanced natural vegetation along your stream controls soil erosion, filters excess nutrients, retains water in the soil, and improves fish and wildlife habitat.
Integrated pest management and other practices prevent weeds from competing with your valuable crops and damaging our native ecosystems.
Special purpose district
We are a special purpose district that helps improve the lands of farmers, ranchers, and citizens of Jefferson County, Oregon.
Although established by the government, we are not a regulatory agency or an environmental activist group. YOU elect our Board members.