The Mission of the OASWCDE is to strengthen local soil and water conservation district programs by :
Promoting the professional development of employees.
Enhancing cooperation between Districts through improved communication and information sharing.
Establishing a platform for which to communicate with affiliated state and national associations.
Offering the talent and expertise of all District employees throughout the state as a resource to assist, support and develop District programs.
Fostering a sense of belonging for employees that extends beyond individual Districts and binds dedicated people to the cause of conservation.