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Oregon Topics: Environment/Natural Resources - Agencies A-F

Columbia River Gorge Commission (created through a bi-state compact between Oregon and Washington)



Oregon Agriculture Department


Land and Water

Pesticides and Fertilizers

Agricultural Water Quality

Confined Animal Feeding Operations (CAFO)

Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs)

Drought and Disaster



Oregon Energy Department


For businesses

For residential customers

For schools (energy efficiency)

Renewable resources (includes wind, solar, etc.)




Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)


About DEQ (includes organization chart, performance measures, and more)

News and events (includes press releases, notices, and meetings)




Oregon Fish and Wildlife Department


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Fish Division (includes reports, plans, and programs related to salmon and trout restoration, hatcheries, and more)

Wildlife Division (includes wildlife areas, wildlife diversity program, and more)

Fishing resources

Hunting resources



Oregon Forestry Department


About the department (includes mission statement, program overviews, and more)

Boards and committees

State forests

Protection from fire

Private Forests Program (includes forest health, financial incentives, and regulation)

Urban and community forests (includes information on planting and caring for trees)