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See the Film “Upriver” at Whiteside Theater in Corvallis April 2, with live music too!

By Eric Andersen / April 1, 2016
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Conversion Brewery Dine Out to Support Education

By Angela Clegg / March 17, 2016
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Come on over to Lebanon this Friday….. FUNDRAISER – Help Linn-Benton SALMON WATCH Education program while having a good time at Conversion Brewing in Lebanon this FRIDAY March 18th. Participate in the 50/50 raffle and have some jalapeno poppers before the band Cheatgrass starts up at 8:00 pm. A portion of the sales goes to…

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Oregon Season Tracker!

By Eric Andersen / February 25, 2016
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Willamette River Report Card

By Eric Andersen / December 14, 2015
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The Willamette River received a grade of B- in the first Report card of river health undertaken by the Willamette River Initiative.  To find out more please click on the link below to go to the WRI website: Willamette River Initiative

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SSWC Meeting, Tues Oct 20

By Eric Andersen / October 14, 2015
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Join us for the October South Santiam Watershed Council Meeting! Date:  Tuesday, Oct 20, 2015 Time:  6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Place:  Lebanon Public Library, (55 Academy St, Lebanon, OR) Speaker:  Doug Bateman, Senior Faculty Researcher at OSU, will be presenting research from the Trask paired watershed study which investigated effects of forest harvest on…

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Meyer Memorial Trust Awards Grant to the South Santiam Watershed Council

By Eric Andersen / July 29, 2015
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The South Santiam Watershed Council was awarded $56,050 to be shared with project partners the North Santiam Watershed Council and the Calapooia Watershed Council.  The grant award allows the SSWC to continue participation in the Willamette Model Watershed Program.   A big thank you to the Meyer Memorial Trust! Learn more about MMT at their website: …

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Youth Watershed Council Adopts Sankey Park & Ames Creek

By Angela Clegg / July 29, 2015
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It’s official!  The SHHS Youth Watershed Council has adopted the lower portion of Sankey Park, including the riparian area of Ames Creek that runs through the park.  As part of their adoption the students are tasked with keeping the park and creek clean.  They have also partnered with the City of Sweet Home to design…

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Volunteers Needed to Teach Sessions at Salmon Watch

By Angela Clegg / July 22, 2015
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We are looking for volunteers to teach Salmon Watch sessions to local 5th & 6th graders this Fall.  Please see the attached flyer for details.  If you have any questions, please contact: Angela Clegg, Watershed Education Coordinator, stewards.ywc@gmail.com

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Angela Clegg elected to school board.

By Eric Andersen / June 9, 2015
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Angela Clegg,  Watershed Education Coordinator for the SSWC, was recently elected onto the Board of Directors, Zone 3 of the Sweet Home School District. Congratulations Angela!

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BBQ! Click link for the flyer.

By Eric Andersen / June 5, 2015
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Cascadia Town Meeting BBQ 6-8-15

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