Mission & Values

The mission of the Central Klickitat CD is to improve, conserve and promote the wise use of natural resources by serving citizens within the CKCD through educational programs, public information, technical advice, and financial assistance.

Values of the Central Klickitat Conservation District
We believe in:
 Treating everyone equitably and in a positive manner.
 Being frugal with funds.
 Not being intrusive on private land rights.
 Implementing successful and beneficial projects.
 Saying what we are going to do – and doing what we say.
 Informing people so they understand landowner commitments and the CD obligations to conservation efforts.
 Good locally led grass roots conservation.
 Not being a regulatory agency – nor do we intend to be.
 Wise use of natural resources.
 Cooperative, incentive based programs.
 Assisting landowners in being proactive with natural resource issues.
 Helping land users comply with regulatory conservation efforts.
 Partnership agreements with governmental agencies.
 Sustaining the agro-forestry environment in Klickitat County.