Agriculture

Farms and other agricultural water users ensure the availability of fresh, locally produced food to both rural and urban communities.

Community

Irrigated agriculture also provides ancillary social benefits through boating, fishing, hunting, and other recreational amenities.

Economy

Irrigated agriculture is the backbone of Oregon’s economy, supporting a variety of high value crops sold globally.

Environment

Agricultural water suppliers are on the forefront of conservation and are always seeking innovative ways to stretch our resources.

Affiliate Member: ACS/WaterMaster

Affiliate Member: Alligare, LLC

Affiliate Member: Anderson Perry & Associates, Inc.

Affiliate Member: AquaLastic

Affiliate Member: Black Rock Consulting

Affiliate Member: Clyde, Snow & Sessions

Affiliate Member: Dunn Carney Allen Higgins & Tongue, LLP

Affiliate Member: Farmers Conservation Alliance (FCA)

Affiliate Member: FireWhat, DBA GISDirect

Affiliate Member: GSI Water Solutions, Inc.

Affiliate Member: HD Supply Waterworks

Affiliate Member: Integrated Water Solutions, LLC

Affiliate Member: Jordan Ramis PC

Affiliate Member: J-U-B Engineers, Inc.

Affiliate Member: Marten Law

Affiliate Member: Natel Energy, Inc.

Affiliate Member: Bryant, Lovlien & Jarvis, PC

Affiliate Member: Newton Consultants, Inc.

Affiliate Member: Oregonians for Food & Shelter

Affiliate Member: RH2 Engineering, Inc.

Affiliate Member: Schroeder Law Offices, PC

Affiliate Member: Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, LLP

Affiliate Member: Stevens Water Monitoring Systems, Inc.

Affiliate Member: United Phosphorus Inc.

Upcoming Events

Feb
22
Wed
Northwest Hydroelectric Association Annual Conference @ Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront
Feb 22 – Feb 24 all-day
Feb
23
Thu
Family Farm Alliance Annual Conference @ Monte Carlo Resort and Casino
Feb 23 – Feb 24 all-day
Mar
20
Mon
NWRA Federal Water Issues Conference @ Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington DC Convention Center
Mar 20 – Mar 22 all-day
Mar
23
Thu
OWRC 2017 District Managers Workshop @ Inn at Spanish Head
Mar 23 all-day

OWRC’s 2017 District Managers Workshop is a great educational opportunity for managers from irrigation districts and other agricultural water suppliers to learn, engage, and network with one another in an informal setting.   Participants will hear valuable tips from industry experts and share best practices by engaging in round-table discussions with other managers. This event is ideal for all levels of district managers and you are welcome to register other high level management staff with you as appropriate.

The program includes a variety of topics related to district management and is a mix of presentations and round-table discussion between participants.  Registration includes lunch, snacks and dinner.

A draft agenda is available here

Register Online

Printable Registration Form: OWRC District Managers Workshop Registration Form 2017

The event is being held at the Inn at Spanish Head in Lincoln City, Oregon.  If you need lodging, OWRC has a group room block with rates starting at $129 per night plus tax.  Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-452-8127.

This educational event is being held in partnership with the Special Districts Association of Oregon/Special Districts Insurance Services.

Mar
24
Fri
OWRC Board Meeting @ Inn at Spanish Head
Mar 24 all-day

OWRC Board of Directors Meeting. Open to OWRC members with advance RSVP.

Contact the OWRC office for more information.

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