Trusting the Land Blog

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

Wildfires + Climate Action

Sep 16, 2020
Oregon and the rest of the West coast have been hit hard by wildfires this year. What can you do when it seems like the whole world is on fire?

Sloshing for Science

Aug 27, 2020
Walk in Outreach Associate Rebekah Ratcliff's footsteps for a taste of what it’s like to slosh through cold streams, carry clunky buckets, and enjoy a day in Whychus Creek surveying macroinvertebrates.

Wildlife Wanderings

Aug 26, 2020
Our Preserves have been busy this spring and summer. Check out the creatures we've spotted wandering around our protected lands.