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The North Unit Irrigation District is located in the Deschutes River Basin and supplies irrigation water to nearly 59,000 acres of farmland in Jefferson County. North Unit Irrigation District is a quasi-municipality under contract with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. In addition, the District is a part of the Deschutes Basin Board of Control, a consortium of eight irrigation districts and municipalities that collaborate on issues facing Central Oregon and water users.

Our Mission Statement

Our primary focus

To work together with the community and its partners to protect, enhance and deliver water to its customers in the most efficient and cost-effective manner.

65 Miles

Of main canal

235 Miles

Of laterals

58,842 Acres

Of productive, legacy agriculture


Of the nation’s and 40% of the world’s hybrid carrot seed grown within District


Of the productive agricultural acreage dependent on the Upper Deschutes River is within North Unit Irrigation District


Of our irrigated water comes from storage in Wickiup Reservoir, not natural stream flow

200,000 Acre Foot

Of storage in Wickiup when filled to capacity

972 Water Users

Served each year within Jefferson County

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EVENT: Come set up your customer portal!

Come learn about the customer portal and have a staff member…
Marissa Hossick

Reminder! Energy Trust Rebates by Dec 31st!

The Energy Trust team is anxiously waiting for your completed…

Proposed Watershed Plan Released for Comment

North Unit Irrigation District, the Natural Resource Conservation…

 Draft Deschutes Basin Habitat Conservation Plan Open for Comment

45-Day Public Comment Period Begins October 4 2019 for the Draft…

Energy Trust of Oregon Funding

Did you know that on average 50% of the irrigation systems installed…
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