Foster Creek Conservation District
Foster Creek Conservation District

Welcome to the Foster Creek Conservation District

Our Mission

Serving the community through quality technical assistance for natural resource stewardship.

 

To protect natural resources; enhance sustainable, profitable agriculture; and improve the quality of life in Douglas County, by: Encouraging good land stewardship through education, incentives, and quality technical assistance. Protecting individual and private property rights. Building strong coalitions with other groups. Including, but not limited to, government assistance as a valid conservation partner to agriculture, by providing quality, intelligent, technical assistance to cooperators and partners.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Precautions

 

FCCD’s office is closed to the public due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

 

FCCD staff will continue to work remotely through this time, to reduce risk of exposure.  Essential or time sensitive activies, including field work, will continue with appropriate social distancing measures in place.  Staff contact phone numbers and emails are listed below:

Board Meeting:

Foster Creek Conservation District holds a board meeting the second Wednesday of every month except for August, when no meeting is held.

 

         The next regular Board meeting will be held on Wednesday May 13, 2020.

         Time : 6.00 – 8.00 pm 

         Location and/or meeting mode to be determined.

         To request additional information, please contact District Manager Amanda Ward: 509-449-2158.   

       

To find out FCCD's meeting schedule, check out our "Events" page.

FCCD Board Election

FCCD Board of Supervisors Election - Vacant Position filled.

 

02/18/2020 : The Foster Creek Conservation District Board of Supervisors hereby informs the voting public that the incumbent has been re-elected to the currently open seat by reason of being the only person filing for the position by the filing deadline. Therefore, no poll site, absentee balloting or mail balloting will be performed pursuant to WAC 135-110-370. 

 

For further information, please contact the District Manager at:  509-888-6373.

 

 

Adopted election resolution notice:

 

A Poll Site election for a board seat on the Foster Creek Conservation District will be held on March 11, 2020 at the Pioneer Hall, located at 26 Main Street, Mansfield, WA 98830. Polls will open at 9:00 am and close at 1.00 pm.  Registered voters who reside within the Conservation District boundary are eligible to vote. Candidates must be registered voters residing in the conservation district, and may be required to own land or operate a farm.

 

The candidate filing deadline is February 12, 2020 at 4:00 pm. Elections procedures are available at the district office.

 

Absentee ballots are available upon request for eligible voters, but must be requested on or before 4:00 pm on February 19, 2020.

 

Please contact the District office by phone: 509-888-6372, or at the District office: 3rd Floor, 203 S. Rainier Street, Waterville, WA 98858 for absentee ballots, or if you have any questions.

 

 

Supervisor Position Vacancy:

 

The Foster Creek Conservation District is pleased to announce an opportunity to contribute to conservation and your community by serving on the Board of Supervisors. Supervisors are public officials who direct the activities of the conservation district. Although they serve without compensation, they are eligible to be reimbursed for appropriate expenses. 

 

For more inforomation, please visit the Washington State Conservation Commission website at: https://scc.wa.gov/elections-and-appointments/, or contact the FCCD's District Manager on: 509-888-6373, or email: award@fostercreekcd.org.

 

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