Neighbors, ranchers, educators, and businesses of Klickitat County in the State of Washington can work together to understand groundwater, create smart local agreements, increase social and economic resilience, and protect the land and property value.
Communities that have sufficient groundwater facts can smartly balance the needs of citizens, ranches, forests, and businesses. Today, citizens in Klickitat County are coming together to ensure that these facts are available and in the public discussion. They’re doing this by creating an accurate but easy and inexpensive Community Groundwater Network.
Experts will share facts about area groundwater, you can see live demonstrations of similar networks, discuss project goals, and enjoy refreshments and conversation.
Who’s invited: The public/community at large and Klickitat County natural resources staff and elected officials.
Area of focus: Areas of Klickitat County where Klickitat County staff and neighborhoods are currently monitoring well and ground water characteristics manually twice each year.