Watershed Planning: Okanogan
The Okanogan Basin Planning Unit met for its first
meeting on September 23, 2004. Scheduled to complete Phase 1 before the
close of the 2004 calendar year, the planning unit is developing its ground
rules, operating procedures and determining which components of watershed
planning that they desire to pursue in the planning process.
The Okanogan Conservation District is the Lead Agency as
designated by the Initiating Governments of Okanogan County, the City of Omak
and Oroville Tonasket Irrigation District. (The Colville Confederated Tribes
have declined to participate in any watershed planning process that may
The Okanogan Conservation District will be providing
information regarding the Okanogan Basin Planning Unit on their website.
When this occurs, a link will be provided from this page. In the interim,
if you have any information needs regarding watershed planning in the Okanogan
Watershed, contact the Okanogan Conservation District at (509) 422.0855