Metolius Preserve and Metolius River Preserve Neighbor News

Your hub for news and updates about the Metolius Preserve and Metolius River Preserve!


As a neighbor of Deschutes Land Trust's Metolius Preserve and Metolius River Preserve, we want to keep you up-to-date on activities at the Preserves. That's why we've created this Metolius Preserve and Metolius River 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 Preserves, volunteer at the Preserves, or contact us if you have any questions. Thank you!


Metolius Preserve and Metolius River Preserve Neighbor News Bulletins:


Other news about the Metolius Preserve and Metolius River Preserve:

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.

Our Equity Commitment

Aug 10, 2020
The Deschutes Land Trust is committed to building a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive organization. Our Equity Commitment is the commitment we make to our community to changing the way we work. Learn more...

Preserves are open with new COVID guidelines

Jun 24, 2020
The Land Trust is pleased to announce that our Preserves are once again open for exploring. As with all activities during the pandemic, we have new guidelines and rules we ask you to follow. Read on for more details.

Nature at Home: Wildlife Watching

May 18, 2020
As spring turns into summer, wildlife have been active out and about at Land Trust Preserves! Check out some busy beavers and then learn some tips for watching wildlife from volunteer naturalist Gus Gustafson!

May Wildflowers

May 17, 2020
As the old adage goes, April showers bring May flowers. Find out what we've been spotting in Central Oregon this month.