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: Alligare, LLC

Affiliate Member: Anderson Perry & Associates, Inc.

Affiliate Member: AquaLastic

Affiliate Member: Black Rock Consulting

Affiliate Member: Clyde, Snow & Sessions

Affiliate Member: David Evans & Associates, Inc.

Affiliate Member: Farmers Conservation Alliance (FCA)

Affiliate Member: Geo-Spatial Solutions (GSS)

Affiliate Member: GHD

Affiliate Member: GSI Water Solutions, Inc.

Affiliate Member: HD Supply Waterworks

Affiliate Member: ICF International

Affiliate Member: Integrated Water Solutions, LLC

Affiliate Member: Jordan Ramis PC

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: Oregon Water Coalition

Affiliate Member: Schroeder Law Offices, PC

Affiliate Member: Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, LLP

Affiliate Member: Skookum Water Associates

Affiliate Member: Stevens Water Monitoring Systems, Inc.

Affiliate Member: United Phosphorus Inc.

Upcoming Events

Mar
12
Thu
Water Resources Commission Meeting @ Oregon Water Resources Department
Mar 12 – Mar 13 all-day

Water Resources Commission Meeting
Location:  Oregon Water Resources Department, Salem, Oregon
Thursday, March 12 and Friday, March 13, 2015

Agenda

Mar
19
Thu
District Managers Workshop @ Inn at Spanish Head
Mar 19 @ 10:30 am – 5:10 pm

Inn at Spanish Head
4009 Southeast Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
Call 1-800-452-8127 for reservations and remember to ask for the OWRC Room Block.

2015 District Managers Workshop Agenda
2015 Managers Workshop Registration

Mar
20
Fri
OWRC Board Meeting @ Inn at Spanish Head
Mar 20 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

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

Contact the OWRC office for more information.

Friday, March 20, 2015

Inn at Spanish Head
4009 Southeast Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
Call 1-800-452-8127 for reservations and remember to ask for the OWRC Room Block.

May
7
Thu
NWHA Technical Seminar
May 7 – May 8 all-day

NWHA Technical Seminar
Hood River, OR

May
8
Fri
OWRC Board Meeting
May 8 all-day

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

Contact the OWRC office for more information.

Friday, May 8, 2015

Location:  Salem, Oregon

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Hermiston Irrigation District Seeks Field Manager Read Post →

HID is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Field Manager. The Field Manager plans, directs, schedules and inspects activities for the District; operates and maintains equipment; performs other duties related to construction, operations, maintenance and repair of the District’s irrigation facilities; develops short and long range improvement and maintenance projects; participates in […]

Support for Klamath Basin Agreements Read Post →

Dear Oregon Congressional Delegation: On behalf of the Oregon Water Resources Congress (OWRC), I am writing to express our strong support of S. 2379, the Klamath Basin Water Recovery and Economic Restoration Act of 2014, and urge you to support this important legislation as well. S. 2379 provides the federal authorities needed for the implementation of three hard-fought […]

Clean Water Act Read Post →

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