2017 Fellows on a field trip during the month-long training program.—Kevin McCann, 2017 Fellow


282 Fellows

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Program Specialist at Farmers Conservation Alliance

Hood River, Oregon 97031
United States of America

Raija Bushnell is based in Hood River, Oregon where she works for Farmers Conservation Alliance. In her current position she partners with agricultural water providers to modernize water conveyance infrastructure in order to benefit both the agricultural community and the environment. Prior to moving to Oregon, Raija worked as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Peru, developed commercial solar projects in upstate New York, and worked on grant writing for water technology projects in Nevada. Raija holds a Master's of Public Affairs and Master's of Science from Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs, with a focus in natural resource management and water policy.