November 30 Public Meeting – Long Tom Enhancement Plan Ready for Comment

Thursday, November 30
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Monroe Community Library
380 N. 5th St (across from Monroe High School)
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Administrative Assistant Job Announcement (updated!)

Full-time, shared position between Long Tom Watershed Council and McKenzie River Trust

Open until filled. Applications received by Monday, November 6 will receive priority consideration.

The Long Tom Watershed Council (LTWC) and McKenzie River Trust (MRT) are excited to announce a position opening for a shared, full-time role that will support the program and administrative function of both LTWC and MRT with integrity and efficiency. The Administrative Assistant will be an integral part of a support team for each organization and for the partnership. S/he will participate in a wide range of administrative activities, including recordkeeping, correspondence, and direct contact with staff and board, as well as members of the public. The job also includes records management, scheduling, and coordinating logistics for board and other meetings. The successful candidate will have at least 2-3 years of experience in office administration, and will be highly organized with strong interpersonal communication skills.

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Jason Hunton Shares Watershed Moments

The Hunton Family has been a part of the watershed council since the beginning, and has shared numerous watershed moments with us over the last twenty years. Jason Hunton was kind enough to host us at his home and family farm, to share with us what makes this council so special to him, and such an important resource for private landowners seeking to add conservation value to the watershed we share, through meaningful projects on the land they work and steward. [Watch Video Here]

Council Celebrates 20 Years of Watershed Moments!

The Long Tom Watershed Council has spent 20 years connecting your vision for a healthier watershed to impactful projects on the ground! [Read More… ]

The success of that work has depended upon each of your many watershed moments. Moments like your hours spent volunteering counting fish or planting native shrubs, lending your voice on watershed issues at our council meetings, or your generous donations to our work. Or, most importantly, moments spent sharing your time and your love for the watershed with family, friends, neighbors and us.

This year the council celebrates 20 years of neighbors helping neighbors to enhance land and water in their community. From the timber stands to the coast range to the rich agricultural lands in the valley bottom, and our urban tributary Amazon Creek, the common value to steward our land and water has been the foundation for bridges of trust and a sense of community around the vision for a healthy Long Tom Watershed.


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