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!

Metolius Preserve Neighbor News Bulletins:


Other news about the Metolius Preserve:

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!

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.

Spring Wildlife Wanderings

Jul 02, 2018
We love spring because baby animals are out exploring our Preserves for the first time! Check out the slideshow for some of the wildlife we have seen this spring.

Your Guide to the Clouds

May 15, 2018
Do you ever gaze at the sky and wonder what kinds of clouds you see? Check out our guide to clouds and see if you can recognize some of these the next time you've got an eye to the sky.