BCACD is the entity that contains Baker County’s four Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Baker Valley, Burnt River, Eagle Valley and Keating. All four of these districts contain active sage grouse populations. The SWCDs’ in Baker County work mostly on private lands helping landowners with the areas resource concerns. Many times, to increase the amount of conservation, the District works with agencies such as BLM, ODFW and USFWS. The District employs one SGI staff member stationed in Baker City, working on resource concerns such as conifer encroachment, grazing management and noxious and invasive weed control to help benefit the sage grouse.
Contact: Logan Ross, or (541) 523-7121 ext. 111 | 3990 Midway Dr. Baker City, OR 97814