Oregon WaterWise for the Westside


Covers reasons to be concerned about WaterWise issues in Western Oregon.

By Linda McMahan

Tom Gentle photo of watershed landscape

WaterWise Gardening


Information on gardening techniques and recommended plants for water conservation and general watershed health.

Stormwater Planters: Low-impact development fact sheet

OSU Extension Catalog

Stormwater planters are like rain gardens: They capture runoff and filter out sediment and pollutants. Unlike rain gardens, stormwater planters are contained in structures made of wood, stone, brick, or concrete. You could call them "rain gardens in a box." Explore the two different kinds of...

By Derek Godwin

StreamWebs: Student Stewardship Network Website

OSU Sea Grant Publication

StreamWebs offers a suite of online applications for students to share and analyze their data and review the work of their peers.

Know Your Forest Learning Library

Online Resource

Looking for practical information about managing your forestland? You’ve come to the right place. We’ve put together an extensive library of resources to help you reach your goals.

Candace Stoughton - Water Conservation


Candace Stoughton, Low Impact Development Specialist, gives a tour of the East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District building and the many demonstration projects on the grounds that soak up stormwater
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Network of Oregon Watershed Councils(NOWC)

Online Resource

he Network of Oregon Watershed Councils supports the work of watershed councils by increasing council capacity, representing councils with key partners and funders, and convening council staff and board members to learn from each other.
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A page full of tools to aid with stormwater management and more.
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Toolkits & Scorecards


A page for watershed toolkits and scorecards.

Where to empty onboard portable toilets in Oregon

OSU Sea Grant Publication

This video encourages boaters to empty their portable toilets at designated facilities at marinas and short-term tie-up docks.

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