Odegard Diebel Education Grants
Do you have an idea to make your school or classroom more green-savvy? The District may be able to help. Come up with a great ideas and submit it to our office for a chance to earn $500 (new for 2016/17) towards your idea. Some possible projects include:
The grant honors two enthusiastic and dedicated conservationists, Julius A. Odegard and H. David Diebel. Odegard served as the District Conservationist for the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) for 30 years, until his retirement in 1973. H. David Diebel served on our Board of Supervisors from 1955 - 1985. He worked vigilantly to promote conservation throughout his life.