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The Conservation Corner

 Conservation Awards Program

 
The Oregon Water Resources Department (OWRD) is pleased to announce a new awards program aimed at rewarding entities that are making the effort to conserve water. Nominations are currently being accepted until June 1 for the following categories:

     • Best water management and conservation plan submitted by a municipal water 
        supplier that serves less than 1000 people;
     • Best water management and conservation plan submitted by a municipal water  
        supplier that serves more than 1000 people;
     • Best water management and conservation plan/or project submitted by an
        agricultural water supplier; and
     • Exceptional conservation plan/or project implemented by a water supplier.
 
The rules for qualifying as a nominee are:
 
     • Nominee must be in compliance with all OWRD rules and statutes;
     • Nominee must be in compliance with all conditions of a grant agreement with OWRD, if
       applicable.
      
The nomination form is available here
 
Award winners will be announced on June 30 on the OWRD website, and an awards ceremony will be held in November at the OWRD Salem office.
 
Questions may be directed to Kerri.H.Cope or Chris.C.Kowitz.
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