Conservation Commission

Coordinates with all 45 conservation districts in Washington State to provide incentive-based programs that make it easier and more affordable for private landowners to implement conservation on their property. The Commission support conservation districts through financial and technical assistance; administrative and operational oversight; program coordination; and promotion of district activities and services.
Board Website
Policy AreaNatural Resources and Environment
Governor Appointments2
Total Board Positions10
Statutory AuthorityRCW 89.08.030
Public Disclosure Required?No
Senate Confirmation Required?No
Compensation$100 per day plus per diem
Term Length (years)4
Statutory Term Limits
Member Requirements: Two members (out of 10) shall be appointed by the governor, one of whom shall be a landowner or operator of a farm. At least two of the three elected members shall be landowners or operators of a farm and shall be elected as herein provided.