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.

Winter Wandering

Dec 10, 2018
Though official Land Trust hikes are done for the season, you can still get out and explore your protected lands on your own. Here's how...

Fall Color Spectacular!

Nov 08, 2018
Land Trust Preserves have been a spectacular range of yellows, reds, oranges, and browns this fall. See what our volunteer photographers captured through their camera lenses!

Fun Fen Facts

Oct 02, 2018
The Land Trust’s new Metolius River Preserve is home to a rare fen. Ever wonder what a fen is and how it differs from a bog? Read on!