Sherman County Soil and Water Conservation District

Sherman County Soil and Water Conservation District ®  302 Scott Street P.O. Box 405, Moro, OR  97039
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 the areas included in our watershed drainage's. 

The board of directors believes that cooperation between the State of Oregon, 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

May 28 - Budget Meeting

May 29 - CSP Application Deadline

June 9 - SWCD Board Meeting
8:00am, SWCD office

July 3 - July Fourth Holiday
Office closed

USDA Visitor Guidance - COVID-19
Please see the below guidance for the Moro USDA offices. 
This includes FSA, NRCS and SWCD/Watershed Council.

Upcoming Events
Prepare for wildfires:

A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Sherman County Soil and Water Conservation District, Sherman, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021, will be held at the USDA Service Center, Moro located at 302 Scott Street, Moro, OR 97039. The meeting will take place on May 28, 2020 at 8:00 am. 

The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget. This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. 
To promote physical social separation guidelines currently in place at the federal and state level, the Board Chair has directed that, until further notice, public attendance at Board meetings will be telephonic only. 

Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting and discuss the proposed budget with the Budget Committee should contact the District Manager at least 48 hours prior to the noticed meeting time by phone at 541-565-3216 ext. 109 or by email at  

A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 12, 2020 at 302 Scott Street, Moro, OR 97039 between the hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm. 

Budget Meeting Notice - Thursday, May 28