It is official; this was a very wet winter! According the National Weather Service, totals for the “meteorological” winter (December- January-February) were 25 […]
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.
Do you own a property with a septic system? Well maintained and properly functioning septic systems provide effective onsite wastewater treatment, allow groundwater […]
Overview of Proposed CSWCD Residential Septic System Loan Program The Clackamas Soil and Water Conservation District (CSWCD/District) proposes to establish a revolving loan […]
It was a clear and chilly November afternoon as students, neighbors, staff, and community partners gathered for the ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate […]
Winter 2015-2016 native plant sales are underway at numerous locations surrounding Clackamas County. While the Clackamas SWCD does not host a sale each […]