Sherman County Soil and Water Conservation District
The SWCD provides technical assistance and cost share assistance for cropland erosion control and range management projects. The SWCD provides workshops on natural resource issues and sponsors an annual conservation tour.
Interested in your Conservation options?
Open weekdays 8 am-4:30 pm
Sherman County Soil and Water Conservation District ® 302 Scott Street P.O. Box 405, Moro, OR 97039
Cropland Erosion Control
- Water and Sediment Control Basin Layout
- Residue Management Practices
Range Management Projects
- Stream Temperature Monitoring
Technical and Cost Share Assistance to Install Your Projects
If you have needs for conservation practices on your land and would like technical assistance, please contact the SWCD office. We have many resources available to assist you and most funding sources have deadlines throughout the year.
The SWCD & Watershed Council are currently accepting applications for the 2017-2019 funding period. Please stop by the office or call at (541) 565-3216 for more information.
Sherman County SWCD Mission Statement
The Sherman County Soil and Water Conservation District strives to promote and protect the natural resources of not only Sherman County, but also all the areas included in our watershed drainages's. This board of directors believes that cooperation between State of Oregon and Federal agencies, public interest groups, and land owners / operators is of the utmost importance in achieving the goals of the district. We will continue to work for not only better soil and water conservation practices, but also for a better understanding between all parties concerned with the protection of our natural resources.
SWCD Monthly Board Meeting
Second Tuesday of the Month
Feb. 19th - Watershed Council Meeting 8 am @ Moro Service Center
Feb. 19th - SWCD Board Meeting
8:30 am @ Moro Service Center
TBA - Annual Meeting
5:30 pm Social Hour
6 pm Dinner
Wasco School Events Center
Feb. 15th - NCLA Annual Meeting
6 pm @ The Riverside, Maupin
Feb. 28th - Lower John Day LAC Meeting 10 am - 12 pm @ Sherman County Extension Office
Feb. 28th - Local Working Group Meeting 1 pm @ Sherman County Extension Office
March 12th - SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 am @ Moro Service Center