About

Welcome to the Siuslaw Watershed Council !

The Siuslaw Watershed Council, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, provides an opportunity for local people to plan and participate in the restoration of their watershed.

Watershed councils are volunteer driven organizations that develop and participate in community efforts to restore and protect watershed health, water quality and native fish populations. Every council is unique, and each council reflects the interests and land ownership patterns in their watershed. Councils are not governmental organizations and are not regulatory.

Anyone can participate in the Council! We help landowners fund and carry out protection and restoration efforts on their land. We form partnerships with industries and agencies to implement important research and restoration efforts. We provide educational opportunities for the Council and the community. If you are interested in watershed health, get involved! COUNCIL MEMBERS MAKE IT HAPPEN!

To learn more about the SWC follow the links below:

"Like" the Siuslaw Watershed Council on Facebook to get updates and other info.

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2016 Summer Camps!
Currently accepting applications for our Summer Camp Program.

  • Introductory Camp: June 27-30, for students entering grades 4-6
  • Intermediate Camp: July 11-14, for students entering grades 6-8
  • Advanced Camp: July 18-22, for students entering 8-12 with previous watershed education experience

To apply, please click on the Camps link for the application and scholarship forms!

For more information, email camps@siuslaw.org or call 541-268-3044.

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June 2016 SWC General Meeting!
Wednesday, June, 29th
6:30-8:30 PM, doors open at 6:00 PM

Blachly Grange: Blachly Grange Rd., near the Triangle Lake Schools campus

“Experimental Removal of Barred Owls to Benefit Northern Spotted Owls: 2016 Status Update”

A presentation by USGS Reasearch Wildlife Biologist, Dave Simon

“Marbled Murrelets and Corvids: Effects of Landscape and Location"

A presentation by Oregon State University Reasearch Wildlife Biologist, Kim Nelson

SWC updates, by The Board of Directors and Dan Carpenter, SWC Executive Director

See you there!

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If you would like a membership or to make a donation to the SWC, please click here to to go to our Membership and Donation page. You will be able to donate online or download a form to send in to join or donate. Thank you for your interest in the Siuslaw Watershed Council!