Make a difference in our community.

Support the ERC in our 26th year!

ERC Programs:
For a full list of our current programs, please visit our website.
ERC Film 

Environmental Resource Center (ERC)

In 2018, the ERC celebrated its 25th anniversary. W e commissioned a short film to honor this special milestone.

This film was produced by  Dark to Light . Watch it now! 
Volunteers Needed!

Interested in staying involved with the ERC?

 Volunteers are needed for summer programs and events!

Contact or 208.726.4333 if you are interested in volunteering.
ERC Merchandise
Show your support for the ERC by sporting a trucker hat or baseball cap. Both are $20. 

Stop by the office, email ( or call (208.726.4333) to get yours today.
Farewell Hadley
ERC Executive Director, Hadley DeBree, Moves On
After four years as the ERC's Executive Director, Hadley DeBree, is moving to Portland, Oregon. 

U nder the leadership and direction of Hadley, the ERC re-focused its time and resources on the organization's five core pillars - Youth Education, Connecting People with Nature, Pesticide Action, Recycling & Outreach and PUP - Pick up for the Planet. Read this article in the Idaho Mountain Express for more information. 

Stop by the ERC Office (471 Washington Ave, Ketchum) on Thursday, August 8 from  5:00-7:30PM to say thank you and farewell. 
Stories from EcoCamp
Another wonderful year! 

Another incredible summer of EcoCamp is coming to a close. Campers and staff have enjoyed many adventures and explorations over the course of two week-long overnight camps. Read all about them in this blog post and see photos in this Facebook album

Thank you to the Lightfoot Foundation, Papoose Club, Campfire Foundation, Rocky Mountain Hardware, KMV Builders, and ERC supporters like you who help to make this camp happen for Blaine County youth each year. Due to the generosity of these organizations we were able to provide $4,975  in EcoCamp scholarships in 2019. 
Recycle Center Tours
Register Today!  
Do you have questions about recycling or are you curious about how the Blaine County Recycle Center operates? The Blaine County Recycle Center will begin offering tours on Mondays  beginning August 26 from  10:00AM-2:00PM. 

Keep your eye on this webpage the next few weeks to register. Direct questions to  Colleen Clark, Blaine County Outreach and Education Specialist. 
Let's Get Out!
Hiking Series with the Senior Connection

For the second consecutive summer, the ERC and the Senior Connection have joined forces to offer naturalist led walks for seniors on some of the Wood River Valley's most beautiful trails. 

Join us on  Thursday, September 12 for our final walk of the summer together. Contact Jovita Pina, Executive Associate at the Senior Connection, for more details. We hope you can join us! 
Join The ERC Team!
Search for New Executive Director is Ongoing
The Executive Director position is responsible for leading all fund raising, program management, financial management, board interaction, and executing the organization's mission. For more information about the position contact

To apply for the position e mail cover letter, resume, and references to: Success Management, Deadline: August 9, 2019
Community Corner
Save the Dates for These Upcoming Events
Summer is here and we are so excited for all of the upcoming ERC events! Keep an eye on this newsletter and our  event calendar  for additional happenings at the ERC and in the community!
Community Happenings: 
Thank you for supporting the ERC's mission of providing education and inspiring action to cultivate a healthy environment in Idaho's Wood River Valley.

Our work is not possible without you - we are incredibly grateful for your support!
Alisa McGowan
Program Director 
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Mail: PO Box 819, Ketchum ID 83340 
Stop by: 471 Washington Ave N, Ketchum ID 83340