Water

​Pesticide stewardship partnerships

  • Identify potential concerns and improve water quality affected by pesticide use around Oregon
  • Combine local expertise in water quality sampling results to encourage voluntary changes in pesticide use and management practices. 
  • Find ways to reduce pesticide levels while measuring improvements in water quality and crop management. 
  • Work toward measurable environmental improvements, making Oregon waters safer for aquatic life and humans. 

Partners include

  • Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
  • Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Service
  • Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA)
  • Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF)
  • Oregon Health Authority (OHA)
  • Watershed and other natural resource groups
  • Local landowners and growers
  • Soil and water conservation districts
  • Tribal governments

Pesticide Stewardship Partnership grant program​

Pesticide Stewardship Partnership Technical Assistance Grant Program (2014)

The guidelines and application for the Pesticide Stewardship Partnership Technical Assistance 2014 Grant Program; proposals are due Sept. 30, 2014. Document

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Waste Pesticide Collection Program

2014-15 waste pesticide collection schedule

Document

An Oregon Strategy for Collecting Unwanted Pesticides

Objectives and strategies for pesticide collection. Document

Registration Form for Hermiston Area Pesticide Collection Event, October 21, 2014

Registration form must be completed accurately and returned to CleanHarbors by October 17, 2014. Document

Registration Form for Jefferson County Area Pesticide Collection Event, November 12, 2014

Registration form must be completed accurately and returned to CleanHarbors by November 7, 2014. Document

Registration Form for Malheur County Area Pesticide Collection Event, October 22, 2014

Registration form must be completed accurately and returned to CleanHarbors by October 18, 2014. Document

Waste Pesticide Management

Website

​Resou​​rces

DEQ fact sheet: Pesticide Stewardship Partnerships in Oregon

Document

DEQ's Pesticide Stewardship Partnerships

Oregon Pesticide Stewardship Partnerships identify potential concerns and improve water quality affected by pesticide use around Oregon. Website

DEQ's Statewide Toxics Monitoring Program

Website

Map of current PSP watersheds (2014)

Document

Pesticide stewardship partnerships stakeholders letter

Document

​​Reports​

Pesticide Stewardship Partnership Monitoring Summary: Clackamas River Watershed

Document

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​Contact

Steve Riley
Pesticide Stewardship Specialist
Phone: 503-986-6485
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