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Plan for Your Land Workshop 2021

By Mike Vernon / January 4, 2021
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Attend this FREE 4-part workshop series online at the end of January! Dates Four consecutive Tuesday evenings from 5 pm – 8 pm starting January 26, 2021. Location Zoom meetings. Details will be sent to registrants. What you will gain Learn about natural resources. Get professional guidance on conservation projects on your land. Connect with…

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Welcome to our new website!

By Shannon Richardson / December 26, 2020
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We hope that our new look will help you find the information that you’re looking for. If you live in the South Santiam watershed, or if it’s a special place to you regardless of where you call home, we are here to help you become even more invested in the watershed than you already are.…

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Learn By Doing Grant Writing Workshop

By Eric Andersen / July 26, 2019
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Click link for the flyer: LBD Lebanon- 2019 Flyer

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SSWC Science Pub June 20 – How busy are beavers in Oregon?

By Eric Andersen / June 10, 2019
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Have you ever wondered “How busy are beavers in Oregon?” Join us Thursday evening June 20 from 6:30 to 7:30 at Barsideous Brewing in Lebanon to find out!  The event is free and open to the public. We are pleased OSU senior faculty researcher Vanessa Petro will be answering this question and more!  Vanessa is…

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Army Corps of Engineers seeks comments for Willamette Valley System EIS

By Eric Andersen / May 22, 2019
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The Army Corps of Engineers seeks comments for Willamette Valley System EIS. Click the link below for more info on the project and upcoming public meeting dates: https://www.nwp.usace.army.mil/Locations/Willamette-Valley/System-Evaluation-EIS/    

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Join Us for an Arbor & Earth Day Celebration!

By Eric Andersen / April 15, 2019
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Join us on Wednesday April 24 at Sankey park in Sweet Home to celebrate Arbor Day and Earth day with tree planting.  Festivities start at 3:30 pm.      

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Effective Forest Roads workshop

By Eric Andersen / March 11, 2019
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Effective Forest Roads: Keep legal, reduce costs & protect water quality Learn to assess your existing road for potential problems and prioritize repairs. Workshop covers maintenance and improvement techniques, water quality and aquatic habitat concerns, regulations, contracts, technical and financial assistance available to small woodland owners.  The workshop starts in the morning with an indoor…

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Today is Giving Tuesday!

By Eric Andersen / November 27, 2018
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Please remember the South Santiam Watershed Council today, on #GivingTuesday. Your donation of $10, $25, $100 or an amount of your choosing helps sustain the important work we do in your community: connecting youth to natural resource education, replanting riparian areas and improving water quality, tackling invasive weeds and enhancing habitat for fish and wildlife.…

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SSWC Receives Grant from Weyerhaeuser Giving Fund!

By Eric Andersen / November 20, 2018
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The South Santiam Watershed Council was awarded $3,500 by the Weyerhaeuser Giving Fund.  The funds will be used to purchase supplies and materials that will help support natural resource education activities for Sweet Home and Lebanon area youth.  Thank you Weyerhaeuser!

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Persephone Farm: Solar Energy Tour Monday Oct 15

By Eric Andersen / September 28, 2018
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