Conservation Planning

Having a conservation plan today is one way to prepare for tomorrow. The Deschutes Soil and Water Conservation District can provide free assistance to help you develop or refine your conservation strategy that will meet your objectives and goals for your operation. For more information about conservation planning down load the Conservation Planning publication below. Also click on a picture to obtain other specific planning documents! 

Download Planning Guide book

Download Planning Guide book

Conservation Planning publication

Horse Management

Horse Management

Conservation plans to meet horse operation objectives

Steps

Steps

This document will help you develop a plan on your land by assessing your resource concerns and management objectives.

Ranch operation conservation plans

Ranch operation conservation plans

Deschutes is home to big cattle operations. A conservation plans can reduce impacts to the resources while improving operation goals and objectives.

Oregon Explorer Data Base

Oregon Explorer Data Base

Oregon Explorer is a free public access to data, GIS mapping and reporting and archived research materials.

Web Soil Survey

Web Soil Survey

Knowing your soils is the first step in understanding your farm or ranch.

Every farm or ranch has its own unique natural resource problems or concerns. Whether it is large scale ranching or small acreage farming, conservation planning is an important step in achieving your management goals and objectives. The Deschutes SWCD has certified conservation planners that work with you to assess current conditions on your farm and identify opportunities and strategies that will help maintain or improve your natural resources on your farm or ranch and improve productivity. 

Conservation plans can also lead to other technical and financial assistance from local, state and federal partners, so... do you have a plan?

Deschutes Soil and Water Conservation District   

625 SE Salmon Ave. 

Redmond, OR. 97756

541-923-4358 Ext. 3190

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