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SSWC meeting schedule for fall 2017.  All meetings are in the Community meeting room of the Lebanon Public Library.

  • Tuesday October 17, 3pm- 5pm.  SpeakerKevin Bladon, Assistant Professor Oregon State University College of Forestry.  Topic: Wildfire and source water quantity and quality.
  • Tuesday Nov 21, 3pm-5pm.  Operations.  No speaker.
  • No meeting in December.  Happy Holidays!
  • Tuesday January 16, 2018. 3pm – 5pm.  Speaker: To Be Decided


About the meetings:

The SSWC generally meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Lebanon Public Library, located at 55 Academy St in downtown Lebanon.

Meetings offer citizens an opportunity to discuss natural resource issues in a unique forum with many points of view represented.

Community members engaged in watershed tour.
Community members engaged in watershed tour.

The SSWC encourages new membership and volunteer participation. Membership is free and includes opportunities to see beautiful parts of our watershed.  Our members play a vital role in the direction and goals of the watershed council. If you are interested in natural resources, community affairs, or ways to grow the local economy; please consider joining us.

The SSWC recruits volunteers throughout the community for a variety of projects and have various tree and shrub plantings throughout the year. All are welcome, if you want to show off your green thumb or just want to help clean up your community, feel free to contact us at 541-367-5564.

To review meeting minutes, click here

Mission: To involve local people in the enhancement and protection of the South Santiam watershed for the social and economic benefit of its landowners, managers, and users.