Public Involvement

The First Public Comment Period is Now Closed

Following the first public comment period (July 6, 2017 to July 24, 2017),  the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in partnership with Farmers Conservation Alliance (FCA) and the Irrigation Districts will use the comments to develop a Draft Watershed Plan-Environmental Assessment. The public will have another opportunity to review these plans and provide additional input before they are finalized. 

Past Meetings: Tumalo Irrigation District

Meeting Date: Thursday, July 6, 2017

Location: Tumalo Community Church (64671 Bruce Avenue, Bend, OR 97701)

Time: 5:30 - 6:30 PM


Comments may be submitted during the public scoping period starting July 6, 2017 and ending on July 24, 2017.


Email comments to: wsp@tumalo.org

Mail address: Tumalo Irrigation District, 64697 Cook Ave Bend, OR 97703  

Past Meetings: Swalley Irrigation District

Meeting Date: Thursday, July 6, 2017

Location: Tumalo Community Church (64671 Bruce Avenue, Bend, OR 97701)

Time: 6:30 - 7:30 PM


Comments may be submitted during the public scoping period starting July 6, 2017 and ending on July 24, 2017.


Email comments to: swalleycomments@gmail.com

Mail address: Swalley Irrigation District, 64672 Cook Ave., Suite #1 Bend, OR 97703

Past Meetings: Central Oregon Irrigation District

Meeting Date: Monday, July 10, 2017

Location: Redmond Grange (707 SW Kalama Ave, Redmond, OR 97756)

Time: 5:30 - 7:00 PM


Comments may be submitted during the public scoping period starting July 6, 2017 and ending on July 24, 2017.


Email comments to: watershed@coid.org

Mail address: Central Oregon Irrigation District, 1055 SW Lake CT Redmond, OR 97756 

More Information

For further information please contact: 


Margi Hoffmann, FCA Community Relations Director

541-716-6085


Please send general comments that apply to all three Watershed Plan-EAs to: 

Farmers Conservation Alliance, attention Watershed Plan-EA

11 3rd Street Suite #101

Hood River, OR 97031


The public meeting and comment information can also be viewed at NRCS Public Notices.