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Karen Ramer on her family’s ranch near Ironside, Ore., in November 2021. Ramer’s household surface water rights date again to 1871 and 1880, she says. “As an agency, OWRD encourages staff to voice their concerns, and in some cases folks have taken these opinions or issues to the director. Until recently, the department employed only one full-time employee dedicated to planning. Harmony Burright said she feels very few folks in the state are involved in deciding who will get to use water. At a December presentation to the water department’s public oversight board, Helm pointed to local weather knowledge as another driving pressure for reform.

WBCSD has initiated a particular call to action for our members, leveraging our mixed business expertise to address this disaster and help the crucial role of business. Three new initiatives – very important supply chains, return to “normal” eventualities and long-term impacts – are underway …