Sherman County Soil and Water Conservation District

Sherman County Soil and Water Conservation District ®   P.O. Box 405, Moro, OR  97039
Sherman County SWCD Mission Statement

The Sherman County Soil and Water Conservation District strives to promote and protect the natural resources of not only Sherman County, but the areas included in our watershed drainage's. 

The board of directors believes that cooperation between the State of Oregon, Federal agencies, public interest groups and land owners/operators is of the utmost importance in achieving the goals of the district. 

We will continue to work for not only better soil and water conservation practices, but also for a better understanding between all parties concerned with the protection of our natural resources.  

SWCD Monthly Board Meeting
Second Tuesday of the Month
*Does not meet in July or August*

Meeting are held at the OSU Extension Office Conference Room

May 9: SWCD Budget Committee Meeting, 7 am

May 9: SWCD Monthly Board Meeting, 9 am

May 29: Memorial Day, 
Office Closed

June 1: Sherman County Crop Tour, OSU Extension, Time TBA

June 13: Watershed Council Meeting, 8:00 am

June 13: SWCD Budget Hearing, 8:30 am

June 13: SWCD Monthly Board Meeting, Immediately following Budget Hearing

June 19: Juneteenth, Office Closed

Upcoming Events


The Sherman County SWCD and Watershed Council Office is now located in the OSU Extension Office at 66365 Lone Rock Rd. Moro, OR 97039. 

You can also call:
Amanda Whitman, District Manager @ 541-705-5070
Watershed Coordinator @ 541-705-5161

A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Sherman County Soil and Water Conservation District, Sherman, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024, will be held at the OSU Extension Office, Moro located at 66365 Lone Rock Rd, Moro, OR 97039. The meeting will take place on May 9, 2023 at 7:00 am.

The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget. This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. An online option will be available for those wishing not to attend in person.

Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting and discuss the proposed budget with the Budget Committee should contact the District Manager at least 48 hours prior to the noticed meeting time by phone at 541-705-5070 or by email at

A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after April 20, 2023 at 66365 Lone Rock Rd, Moro, OR 97039 between the hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm. Materials will be posted online at