West Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District

Locally Led Conservation

West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District is a state-designated special district.  Our mission is “To conserve, protect and develop soil and water resources; to help with the development of all natural resources in west county for the benefit of the people, wildlife and the environment.”

West Multnomah SWCD has a seven-member Board of Directors which includes representatives of five geographic zones, and two at-large Directors. Directors are elected by the public on the general ballot, and serve without pay. The Board also appoints Associate Directors to assist with projects. Our District encompasses all of Multnomah County west of the Willamette River . It also includes all of Sauvie Island , by special agreement with Columbia County SWCD.  Ross Island , in the Willamette River is in the East Multnomah SWCD.  


Contact West Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District


Contact West Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District

Jim Cathcart
District Manager
2701 NW Vaughn St.
Suite 450
Portland, Oregon  97210-5398
Phone: 503-238-4775 x 101
Fax: (503) 326-3942


 

Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Multnomah County, Oregon