Agriculture

Farms and other agricultural water users ensure the availability of fresh, locally produced food to both rural and urban communities.

Community

Irrigated agriculture also provides ancillary social benefits through boating, fishing, hunting, and other recreational amenities.

Economy

Irrigated agriculture is the backbone of Oregon’s economy, supporting a variety of high value crops sold globally.

Environment

Agricultural water suppliers are on the forefront of conservation and are always seeking innovative ways to stretch our resources.

Affiliate Member: Advanced Control Systems (ACS)

Affiliate Member: Alligare, LLC

Affiliate Member: Anderson Perry & Associates, Inc.

Affiliate Member: Black Rock Consulting

Affiliate Member: Bryant, Lovlien & Jarvis PC

Affiliate Member: Cascade Geoengineering

Affiliate Member: Century West Engineering

Affiliate Member: Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc.

Affiliate Member: Clean Water Services

Affiliate Member: Clyde Snow, Attorneys at Law

Affiliate Member: Community Renewable Energy Association

Affiliate Member: Dunn Carney Allen Higgins & Tongue, LLP

Affiliate Member: Energy Trust of Oregon

Affiliate Member: Farmers Conservation Alliance (FCA)

Affiliate Member: GeoEngineers

Affiliate Member: GSI Water Solutions, Inc.

Affiliate Member: Holland & Knight LLP

Affiliate Member: Jordan Ramis PC

Affiliate Member: J-U-B Engineers, Inc.

Affiliate Member: KPFF Consulting Engineers

Affiliate Member: Klamath Water Users Association

Affiliate Member: NUCA of Oregon & SW Washington

Affiliate Member: Oregonians for Food & Shelter

Affiliate Member: Oregon Water Coalition

Affiliate Member: City of Prineville

Affiliate Member: RH2 Engineering, Inc.

Affiliate Member: Schroeder Law Offices, PC

Affiliate Member: Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, LLP

Affiliate Member: Sierra Controls LLC

Affiliate Member: CFR Linings

Affiliate Member: Somach Simmons & Dunn, PC

Affiliate Member: Stevens Water Monitoring Systems, Inc.

Affiliate Member: Stoel Rives, LLP

Affiliate Member: United Phosphorus Inc.

Upcoming Events

Jul
30
Fri
OWRC Board Meeting @ TBD, Virtual
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

Regular meeting of the OWRC Board of Directors. Open to OWRC members and affiliated organizations.  Please contact the office for more details and to RSVP.  Virtual option and in-person option as conditions allow.

Oct
6
Wed
3rd Annual Elmer G. McDaniels Memorial Golf Tournament
Oct 6 @ 10:30 am – 7:00 pm

Join OWRC in Central Oregon for the 3rd Annual Elmer G. McDaniels Memorial Golf Tournament.  The tournament will be held at the Black Butte Ranch, with the 19th Hole/Welcome Reception following at the FivePine Lodge Conference Center in Sisters, Oregon.  Open to non-members with advance registration.

Check back for registration and more details.

Oct
8
Fri
OWRC Board Meeting @ TBD, Virtual
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

Regular meeting of the OWRC Board of Directors. Open to OWRC members and affiliated organizations.  Please contact the office for more details and to RSVP.  Virtual option and in-person option as conditions allow.

Recent Activity

Over 220 Organizations Urge Congress to Provide Funding for Water Infrastructure Read Post →

The Oregon Water Resources Congress (OWRC) joined with over 220 organizations across the Western United States to encourage Congress to invest in a diversified water management portfolio that serves a broad range of water uses and addresses critical water infrastructure needs. The informal coalition, representing water users from 15 states, sent letters to Senate leadership […]

Resources and Updates on Coronavirus/COVID-19 in Oregon Read Post →

In the wake of the global COVID-19 pandemic, Oregon’s Governor Kate Brown has issued a series of Executive Orders (EOs) and other restrictions impacting personal and business activities with the goal of protecting the health and safety of Oregonians. In order to assist districts in navigating the related requirements and guidance we have compiled a […]