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Request for Proposals: Walker Creek Fish Passage Improvement

The Siuslaw Watershed Council is inviting qualified contractors to provide a bid to replace a culvert on Walker Creek Road near Walton, OR and place Large Woody Debris in the channel nearby. Please review the RFP document here: Walker_Creek_Fish_Passage_Improvement_RFP  and submit a  proposal by 3pm on April 6th, 2018. Contractors are welcome to use this excel spreadsheet to help with thier bids if they'd prefer: Walker Creek Schedule_for_RFP If interested contractors have questions or would like to schedule a site visit, outside of the scheduled site visit at 44°02'24.3"N 123°36'36.1"W on March 19, 2018 at 1pm please see contact person’s information below. Contractors have until 3 p.m. on April 6th, 2018 to respond by providing a written sealed bid to the mailing address below.  

Project Timeline



Contractor site visit and meeting

1pm March 19, 2018

Proposals due to Council

April 6, 2018

Contractor selected, develop contract

April 20, 2018

Construction may begin

August 6, 2018

Construction Completed

September 15, 2018

Contact Person:

Eli Tome

Restoration Projects Manager

E-mail: projects(at)

Phone:  541.268.3044

Issued By:

Siuslaw Watershed Council

PO Box 422

Mapleton, OR 97453

(Mailing address)

Physical Address Location: 

Siuslaw Watershed Council

Mapleton School District Campus

10868 East Mapleton Road

Mapleton, OR 97453 (Not Mailing address)


This project is made available through funding from the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board and the Bureau of Land Management.


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Siuslaw Watershed Council Mission Statement

The Siuslaw Watershed Council supports sound economic, social and environmental uses of natural and human resources in the Siuslaw River Basin. The Council encourages cooperation among public and private watershed entities to promote awareness and understanding of watershed functions by adopting and implementing a total watershed approach to natural resource management and production.

Other Announcements

● Remember to renew or join for 2017. Visit our Membership and Donations page to join or donate.

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● For information on ODF Fuel Reduction Programs, click here.

● Information on the Pesticide Analytical Response Center's efforts on Highway 36 concerns can be accessed on the Oregon Health Authority's website.

● Oregon DEQ has updated their Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDL) Program website. Follow this link tho view the website.

● In 2011 the SWC was one of the partners honored with the 2010 Two Chiefs Award, a national recognition. Follow these links for more info The Joint Forestry Team website and The SWC Newsletter article on the award and event.

● For a calendar of upcoming meetings, please refer to the most recent newsletter.