Fiscal Sponsorship & Current Projects
Cascade Pacific RC&D fiscally sponsors several groups that have active and on-going projects that support our mission.
Please click on the links below to learn more about the amazing efforts by the following groups:
Glen Gibson Watershed Council works to foster a better understanding and stewardship of watershed resources. Their purpose is to share information, reduce duplication of activities and to help address watershed management issues in the watershed and provide a framework for coordination and cooperation among key interests within the area of West Salem.
Greater Oregon City Watershed Council works to conserve, enhance and protect the quality and ecological integrity of the watersheds by providing a cooperative forum to promote and facilitate integrated watershed management. They are a a non-regulatory, non-governmental group consisting of a balance of watershed interests whom seeks information, makes recommendations, and provides advice concerning the natural resources of the watershed and its restoration.
Hispanic Advisory Committee promotes collaborative efforts to improve the quality and availability of resources and services for the Hispanic/Latino communities of Linn and Benton Counties.
Oregon Climate and Agricultural Network (OrCAN) supports wide-spread adoption of agricultural practices relevant to Oregon producers that effectively sequester carbon in the soil and mitigate climate change such as: reduced tillage, cover cropping, additions of organic matter, and other innovative practices. They hope to identify best practices, promote them as widely as possible, and provide producers with specific skills and resources to implement them.
Oregon Dunes Restoration Collaborative supports, guides and promotes Oregon dunes restoration and the preservation of the open sand, unique habitats and dunes processes that benefit the plants, animals and people who live and play in this special place.
Oregon Farm to School and School Garden Network supports farm to school and school garden stakeholders in their work to incorporate healthy, local food into school meals and to implement food and garden-based education. They provide resources, technical assistance, training and networking opportunities to Oregonís farm to school and school garden community.
RIckreall Watershed Council promotes sustainability and stewardship within their watershed.
Southern Willamette Forest Collaborative promotes local forest management solutions that fosters ecological resiliency and socioeconomic health in the southern Willamette forest and communities.
To Light the Brutal Coast Lighthouse Project is a work in progress spearheaded by Jake Hull. The project goal is to create a multimedia collective dedicated to telling vital stories of the Oregon coast through research, artistic excellence, and collaboration with Oregon historians, musicians, and filmmakers all in effort to preserve this unique part of Oregon's identity.
Wild Rivers Coast Forest Collaborative is a collaborative partnership that was formed in 2012, that includes diverse local and regional participants who have come together to address and resolve the impassioned social gridlock and controversy surrounding natural resource management in the region.
Willamette Laja Twinning Partnership is working to unite youth, teachers, river restoration practitioners, and birders to provide deep cultural connections and sustained conservation of our shared migratory birds. Elementary schools in Corvallis/Albany areas and the Laja basin in the State of Guanajuato, Mexico.
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