Miles Creek Subbasin Total Maximum Daily Load Implementation Plan

As part of the Wasco County 2040 Goal 5 work, Wasco County Planning staff will be finalizing an implementation plan for the Miles Creek Subbasin Total Maximum Daily Load. This work is required by the State Department of Environmental Quality and supports planning efforts to reduce development and activity that increases pollution in the creeks … Continue reading Miles Creek Subbasin Total Maximum Daily Load Implementation Plan

Upcoming in September

The next series of work tasks to be tackled for Wasco County 2040 include: updating hazard references, updating references to State Wetland Inventory, evaluating protections, policy and protections for the Wild and Scenic Rivers, and ensuring compliance with state law. The majority of the work tasks fall under Goal 5 (Natural Resources, Scenic and Historic … Continue reading Upcoming in September

Natural Resources and White Oaks

The next phase of the Wasco County 2040 work plan focuses on Goal 5 issues (Open Spaces, Scenic and Historic Areas and Natural Resources).  This work impacts many of Wasco County's Environmental Protection Districts. Feedback from outreach over the last several years has included an interest in developing protections for Oregon White Oak.  A deciduous … Continue reading Natural Resources and White Oaks