Oregon Small Woodlands Association

An organization made up of Oregon small woodland owners who practice and believe in:

  • The strength of peer to peer communication between landowners
  • The strength of a unified effort to address legislative and regulatory challenges
  • The strength of partnerships in addressing and solving common problems

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June 20, 2015
Exhibits 9AM-5PM  |  Educational Presentations  |  Expert Panels & Speakers 

Chemetika Community College | 4000 Lancaster Drive NE, Salem Oregon 
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OSWA News & Events

  • Many Oregonians care deeply about the environment in the abstract, but lack knowledge about local ecosystems. Forest landowners have been quietly working in the background, on their properties, yet have a tremendous amount of knowledge and experience to add to our state’s treasure. As public support for local agriculture increases it is surprising how little […]

  • Columbia Chapter Small Woodlands Association’s newsletter “Needles-N-News” has a new volume available. Click here to be taken to the Columbia Chapter page with current and past newsletter editions. Enjoy!

  • The CCSWA Annual Tree Sale is coming up! Please join us:  March 14th at 9:00am Set up starts at 7:30am! Contact the Columbia County Representative for more info.

  • The Partnership for Forestry Education is proud to announce that the 2015 PNW Forestry Leadership Academy will be held on January 16-17 at the Oregon Garden Resort in Silverton, Ore. The goal of the forestry leadership academy is to equip forest landowners sand foresters to take active roles in leading Pacific Northwest forestry organizations. The […]

  • In celebration of Port Blakely Tree Farms LP’s 150th anniversary Port Blakely and OSWA are offering college scholarships for up to $1000 to the children and grandchildren of OSWA members who are enrolled in a natural resource college Winter Term 2015. The scholarships are available because of a gift from Port Blake. To apply a […]

  • OSWA’s Marion Polk Chapter has a Winter 2014-2015 newsletter to share. Click here to go to Marion Polk’s chapter page and download the newsletter, as well as get current contact info for chapter representatives.

  • October Family Forest Newsletter – OSWA’s newsletter – is here!

Water Quality Issues

water-qualities-picBoard of Forestry is in a Rulemaking Process to evaluate riparian protections on small and medium fish bearing streams.

OSWA is actively engaged in this process emphasizing the use of science and common sense to determine what regulations are needed to protect the beneficial uses of forest streams.

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Mailing Address

Oregon Small Woodlands Association
187 High Street NE, Suite 208
Salem, OR 97301

Telephone & Fax

 (503) 588-1813
 (503) 588-1970