Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):

  • Job Description: EPA chemists work for the U.S. government and participate in a variety of activities including treating hazardous wastes, water quality control, air quality control, waste clean-up, human health safety, pesticides control, pollutants and toxics regulation and pollution prevention.
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Orders for Spring Fish Sale through April 9

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Soil & Water Conservation District Annual Fish Sale
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
In front of Farm Bureau Barn, 1436 W. 10th St., Metropolis… 88 more words

All The Buzz - Bee Informed

Saline and Sodic Seep Renovation A potential Positive Impact of Drought

This article is written by Dr. Jason Warren, OSU Soil and Water Conservation State Extension Specialist. 

The drought has caused numerous negative impacts on Agriculture in Oklahoma.  635 more words

Saline Soils

Honolulu City Council Wants to Burden the Farmers

I was really disappointed to learn that there is yet another proposed bill on the books that is going to affect Oahu farmers.  The West Oahu Soil & Water Conservation District met a couple of days ago and discussed that the Committee on Zoning & Planning.   299 more words

The Farmer's Perspective

DESIRE project video - combating desertification

The DESIRE project is an initiative co-ordinated by Alterra, WUR and funded by the European Union and tries to fight desertification on a global scale by finding local solutions to the problem. 40 more words

Congress may make conservation tax credit permanent

Sens. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa and Max Baucus, D-Mont. have introduced a bill that would make permanent a temporary tax deduction that has protected more than 1 million acres of land from development each year. 234 more words


Rainwater Harvesting Workshop March 5th

This free 4-hour class is co-sponsored by: Clackamas County Soil and Water Conservation District, Tualatin Soil and Water Conservation District, Tualatin River Watershed Council, OSU Extension Service, Tualation River Watershed Partners Clean Water and Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge. 95 more words

Chris Hermanski