Council Receives Salem's River 2 Ridges Ripple Effect Award

Council Receives Salem’s River 2 Ridges Ripple Effect Award

On Sep­tem­ber 16, 2017 the City of Salem and Trav­el Salem award­ed the North San­ti­am Water­shed Coun­cil the first annu­al Salem’s Riv­er 2 Ridge Rip­ple Effect Award which cel­e­brates orga­ni­za­tions that con­duct envi­ron­ment and com­mu­ni­ty work that enhances the future of Salem, Mar­i­on and Polk coun­ties nat­ur­al assets.

Award cri­te­ria:

•Dis­play lead­er­ship in envi­ron­men­tal pro­tec­tion/aware­ness/­clean- up/sustainability
•Demon­strate good envi­ron­men­tal and sus­tain­abil­i­ty practice
•Edu­cates and devel­ops future envi­ron­men­tal stewards
•Col­lab­o­rates with com­mu­ni­ty mem­bers and groups to increase mag­ni­tude of the scope of work.

The North San­ti­am Water­shed Coun­cil would like to thank all the vol­un­teers, landown­ers, orga­ni­za­tions and land man­agers who assist them in con­duct­ing restora­tion and plan­ning activ­i­ties that build both com­mu­ni­ty and water­shed resiliency.

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