Feasibility Grant – Funding Opportunity Announcement

Funding Opportunity Announcement Feasibility Study Grants  Applications Due by 5 p.m., October 14, 2016   The Oregon Water Resources Department’s Water Resources Development Program is currently soliciting grant applications for water conservation, reuse and storage [...]

August 1st, 2016|Categories: Water Policy|

Senate, House Interior Spending Bills Block WOTUS Rule, Fully Fund PILT

By JULIE UFNER, CHRIS MARKLUND, NACo | CountyNews View orignal source here. Jun. 27, 2016 Both the House and the Senate appropriations committees have passed their versions of the FY17 Interior, Environment and Related Agencies [...]

Public Comment Opportunity – Water Project Grants and Loans 2016 Applications (SB 839)

Public Comment Opportunity Water Project Grants and Loans Applications The Oregon Water Resources Department is inviting public comment on 37 applications received requesting Water Projects Grants and Loans funds from the Water Supply Development Account. [...]

February 10th, 2016|Categories: Water Policy|Tags: , , |

A Message From Brett Bronscombe, ODFW

Last week, ODFW advanced temporary rules restricting fishing in inland waters for salmon, steelhead, and trout as well as sturgeon (to be addressed in a separate temporary rule following additional coordination with Washington State).  The [...]

August 3rd, 2015|Categories: Water Policy|Tags: |

Water Supply Development Scores Clean Sweep

AOC has strongly supported the recovery of critical professional staff at the Water Resources Department (WRD), requests for water supply development funds, and technical and financial support for local place-based planning to be convened by [...]

July 30th, 2015|Categories: Water Policy|Tags: |