Deschutes Land Trust announces 152-acre land preserve near Prineville

The Bulletin reports the Land Trust's new Ochoco Preserve.
By Allie Colosky
The Bulletin


The Deschutes Land Trust recently announced a new 152-acre preserve on the outskirts of Prineville and officials are optimistic about its future.

The new Ochoco Preserve will be along the Crooked River as well as the Ochoco and McKay creeks. It will provide additional floodplain across the river from the Crooked River Wetlands Complex, an area where the city has already completed restoration work...