Lewis & Clark Conservation District

Local Common Sense Conservation

Category: Watershed

Do You Follow Stream Gauges?

If you’re an irrigator, or recreationist, or just a water measurement geek like me, you might have a half dozen or so stream gauges that you look at on the USGS site, or other water measurement organization’s sites. Recently, the…

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A Day in Augusta

For landowners in the Augusta or Dearborn areas who were affected by the flooding this past week, we want to let you know that we’re going to be in Augusta at the Youth Center/Senior Center/ Public Health office on June…

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Lewis & Clark County Weed Events-Summer 2018

Every year, the Conservation District partners with the Sun River Watershed Group to help out with their Summer Weed Events.  Invasive species are an on-going battle and the work that the SRWG has done has been amazing! The Elk Creek…

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Montana Water Supply Outlook Report

March 1, 2018 For the current Water Supply Outlook report, you can go to this link.      

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Sun River Watershed Group is Hiring!

The Sun River Watershed Group is looking for their next Coordinator.   Position Description   For more information contact   Erin Farris-Olsen Executive Director erin@mtwatersheds.org Office: (406) 475-1420 Cell: (406) 461-8530    

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Flood Awareness at EVMS!

Since the spring of 2008, the Lewis & Clark Conservation District has worked with area agencies to bring Flood Awareness to the East Valley Middle School.  What began with a parent visit during an open house in the fall of…

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Sustainable Low Cost Crop – No More Over Grazing

Over Grazing Solutions for Small to Large Landowners By: Ashley Rivero           The discovery for us here at the Conservation District was during a stream permitting assessment on the Rocking Z Guest Ranch.  The Rocking Z Guest…

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New Face in the Office

Ashley Rivero is a Big Sky Watershed Corps member who will be housed in the Conservation District office for the next 10 and 1/2 months.  Ashley has a varied background and will be posting a bio and some ideas about…

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