Deschutes Land Trust announces new Ochoco Preserve

Redmond News Today reports the Land Trust's new Ochoco Preserve.
By Dave Morgan
Redmond News Today

 

Deschutes Land Trust announces new Ochoco Preserve
New 152-acre Preserve conserves portions of three major streams in Crook County


Bend, OR—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. The new Preserve will provide additional floodplain for the Crooked River and will build on previous restoration work completed at the City of Prineville’s Crooked River Wetlands Complex immediately across the river...