You are here: Home News Trusting the Land Blog

Trusting the Land

The blog of the Deschutes Land Trust.

Trusting the Land: the conservation blog of the Deschutes Land Trust

Welcome to Trusting the Land--musings on land and place in Central Oregon. Featuring staff and volunteers from the Deschutes Land Trust. Subscribe today and share!

The Pygmy Short-Horned Lizard

The Pygmy Short-Horned Lizard

Posted by Karly Hedrick at Jul 07, 2014 08:55 AM |

Nature writer and reptile specialist, Alan St. John, gives you a glimpse at one of our region's unique cold-blooded critters: the pygmy short-horned lizard.

Read More…

Great horned owlets at home in Camp Polk Meadow Preserve

Great horned owlets at home in Camp Polk Meadow Preserve

Posted by Karly Hedrick at Jun 19, 2014 02:34 PM |

Adorable great horned owlets have been spotted at Camp Polk Meadow Preserve. Learn six fun facts about these cool owls and watch their video debut on our blog!

Read More…

Hundreds of bars from the canceled Dirty Half now fueling fire crews

Hundreds of bars from the canceled Dirty Half now fueling fire crews

Posted by Karly Hedrick at Jun 09, 2014 03:53 PM |

With the cancellation of this year's Dirty Half, Land Trust development assistant Lisa Bagwell decided to take the treats to the front lines of the fire.

Read More…

How to explore Skyline Forest on horseback

How to explore Skyline Forest on horseback

Posted by Karly Hedrick at Jun 02, 2014 11:10 AM |

Though the Two Bulls fire is currently burning in Skyline Forest, you can file this for future rides. Horseback trail ride author Kim McCarrel takes a look at the trails of Skyline Forest.

Read More…

In search of bumblebees

In search of bumblebees

Posted by Karly Hedrick at May 20, 2014 09:12 AM |

Local writer Katie Eberhart goes looking for bumblebees in Central Oregon after learning about the plight of pollinators at our Nature Night on Attracting Native Pollinators.

Read More…

Document Actions
Get Involved

» Donate Now

» Join our e-newsletter.

» Follow us.