Press Releases

Welcome to the Deschutes Land Trust pressroom. Current press releases can be found below. For more information about our organization, visit the About us page.

Please contact the Land Trust for press releases before 2019.

Deschutes Land Trust Recognizes Outstanding Volunteers

Nov 13, 2020
The Deschutes Land Trust recently recognized a group of Central Oregonians for their outstanding contribution to the region. Jim and Sue Anderson were honored as the 2020 Volunteers of the Year and three other volunteers were inducted into the Cottonwood Circle.

Deschutes Land Trust conserves Post, Oregon ranch forever

Apr 08, 2020
The Deschutes Land Trust announced today that it has conserved 3,748 acres of a large ranch near Post, Oregon. The Land Trust worked with rancher Jim Wood to create a land preservation agreement that will protect the ranch’s high quality wildlife habitat and agricultural land forever.

Public Health Closure of Land Trust Preserves and Trails

Mar 24, 2020
The Deschutes Land Trust announced today that it is immediately closing it’s Preserves and all associated trails, trailheads, and parking areas to the public. The closure is in response to the public health crisis and is meant to comply with the Governor’s Executive Order 20-12. The closure will continue until further notice.