Great Plains RC&D is a non-profit organization ran by a council of volunteers with a heart to help assist local people by providing tools and technical support to stabilize and grow their own communities while protecting and developing natural resources.
We provide direction, organization and planning for the implementation of projects to aid the fine people of southwestern Oklahoma in these areas.
The Mission of the council is to increase public awareness of environmental concerns and accelerate the development and protection of human, financial and natural resources, thereby improving the quality of life in southwestern Oklahoma.
The main goals of the Great Plains RC&D Council are:
1. To develop community facilities and services to insure safety and a high standard of living.
2. To improve and promote the utilization of areas rangelands, woodlands, mineral resources and wildlife habitats with minimal effects on environment.
Council Officers 2014 Alfred Miller - Chairman, Larry Wright - Vice Chairman, Alveta Taylor - Secretary
Area/Region we cover: 8 counties in southwestern Oklahoma: Beckham, Custer, Greer, Harmon, Jackson, Kiowa, Roger Mills and Washita.