Metolius Preserve Neighbor News

Your hub for news and updates about the Metolius Preserve!

As a neighbor of Deschutes Land Trust's Metolius Preserve, we want to keep you up-to-date on activities at the Preserve. That's why we've created this Metolius Preserve news hub with links to our Neighbor News Bulletins and other updates from the Preserve. We also encourage you to join us for hikes at the Preserve, volunteer at the Preserve, or contact us if you have any questions. Thank you!

August 16th Camp Sherman Open House:

Please join the Deschutes Land Trust for a special Camp Sherman Open House. Enjoy coffee and pastries and learn more about the Land Trust's work to conserve and care for land in the Metolius region.

  • Thursday, August 16th, 9 - 10:30 am. Camp Sherman Community Hall.
    13025 USFS RD 1419, Camp Sherman, OR 97730
    Please RSVP here.


Metolius Preserve Neighbor News Bulletins:

Other news about the Metolius Preserve:

Let's Celebrate Moths!

Jul 23, 2018
It’s National Moth Week! Although moths are often overlooked for their more popular cousin the butterfly, moths are actually quite amazing creatures.

Good dogs

Apr 02, 2018
Spring is in the air! As you get ready to head out to your favorite Land Trust Preserve for an early spring hike with your furry friend, we offer this reminder about the importance of keeping dogs on leash and keeping wildlife safe.

East Cascade dry forests

Mar 13, 2018
In preparation for the Land Trust's Nature Night on Megafires, we offer a primer on east Cascade dry forests and their historic conditions. Thanks to The Nature Conservancy forest ecologist Kerry Kemp for this guest blog!