Check out this amazing water quality improvement story!
The Fletcher Gulch Watershed consists of 6,500 acres. The lower half of the watershed is irrigated cropland, and the upper half is rangeland. The drainage enters the Old Owyhee Ditch, a tributary to the Owyhee and Snake rivers.
“We knew we had a problem with water quality, but there was fear of airing the dirty laundry,” Charlie said. “We didn’t want to tell people we had a problem.”
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