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Notice of Budget Committee Meeting
A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Marion Soil and Water Conservation District, Marion, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017, will be held in the District’s conference room at 338 Hawthorne Ave NE, Salem, Oregon.
The meeting will take place on May 26, 2016 at 7:00 pm. The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget.
For more information about the annual budget committee meeting, contact the district office at (503) 391-9927 or send email to email@example.com.
Read the Latest Edition of the Insider
Click here to read the Marion SWCD Insider May 2016 Edition
To read previous issues of the Insider, visit our Newsletter Page here
Winners of the 2016 Mural Competition Announced!
View all the entries for this year’s competitions here on our Mural Contest page
Read Our Tumblr Blog
Click th elink and visit our Tumblr blog for the latest in news and photos of district happenings,
Workshop: Ecological Forestry 101: Intro to Silviculture and Wildlife
Join Northwest Natural Resource Group from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 4, at Miller Woods, 15580 Orchard View Road, McMinnville 97128 for their workshop, Ecological Forestry 101: Intro to Silviculture and Wildlife.
The workshop will cover:
For more information, visit http://nnrg.org/ecological-forestry-101-intro-to-silviculture-and-wildlife/
Join Our Manure Exchange Program and Help Conserve
Our Manure Exchange Program puts gardeners and landowners looking for free manure compost in touch with livestock owners who have excess fresh and composted manure.
Visit our Livestock program page located here under Resources for more information.
Wondering when a meeting, event or activity is happening at the district?
Check out our calendar for listings for time and dates.
Visit our “Conservation In The News” page to read our blog and see what is happening with the district.
There you will find our newsletter, The Conservation Insider and information about upcoming classes and workshops.