Since 2000, monitoring conducted by Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has detected pesticides in Clackamas River tributaries at concentrations that exceed benchmarks […]
The Water Quality and Quantity category covers protecting and restoring the quality of surface and ground water, and assuring future supplies of water for people, plants, and animals. District programs include water quality monitoring and many conservation practices. Rain gardens and bioswales help clean water before it infiltrates into ground water. Rainwater harvesting and irrigation system improvements are good examples of water quantity practices.
The Clackamas Basin Pesticide Stewardship Partnership The Clackamas River provides drinking water for 300,000 people, recreation for thousands, and safe harbor for […]
As a local government, the Clackamas County Soil and Water Conservation District works to conserve natural resources throughout Clackamas County. The District […]
Here are a few things you can do to protect your animals from health issues related to mud. These activities will also help you […]
Why manage manure? There are several reasons! Manure can affect your operation in good and bad ways, and it can impact other […]