2018 News Items

Gary Gustafson joins the Land Trust Board of Directors Gary Gustafson joins the Land Trust Board of Directors

The Land Trust announced today that Gary (Gus) Gustafson of Camp Sherman has joined the Land Trust’s Board of Directors. He brings unique skills, expertise, and passion for conserving land in Central Oregon to the Land Trust.

Partnering for history Partnering for history

The Land Trust has a long history of working closely with local historical societies. But why do we partner with these groups who have a seemingly different purpose?

Legislative Update Legislative Update

The Oregon Legislature’s recent “short” session was a relatively quiet one on the conservation front. Highlights include rulemaking for the Oregon Agricultural Heritage Program.

Deschutes Land Trust announces new Ochoco Preserve Deschutes Land Trust announces new Ochoco Preserve

The Deschutes Land Trust announced today it has established a new 152-acre Preserve near Prineville. The new Ochoco Preserve includes frontage on the Crooked River and its two main tributaries, Ochoco Creek and McKay Creek.

Ochoco Preserve Expands Ochoco Preserve Expands

The Land Trust recently completed our acquisitions for Ochoco Preserve with the purchase of an additional 33 acres.

A strategy for a warming planet A strategy for a warming planet

This year the Land Trust devoted time to researching and creating a comprehensive climate change strategy to help guide our work in Central Oregon. Learn more about it.