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We are happy to announce that this year’s RiverFeast Dinner and Auction was a great success! Thanks to the generosity of our community, tickets were sold out and were able to offer 11 exciting live auction items to an enthusiastic...
[gallery columns="5" ids="624,625,619,622,626,617,623,618,620,621" orderby="rand"] Ten years ago, Susan Lucky Higdon created unique artwork for the Deschutes River Conservancy’s first RiverFeast event. Susan painted the Deschutes River view from a beautiful property owned by former DRC board member Dr. Ray Tien...
DRC’s Program Manager, Natasha Bellis, presented on a water rights panel last week at the Northwest Land Camp with fellow flow restoration colleagues Caylin Barter of The Freshwater Trust and Lisa Pelly and Jacquelyn of Trout Unlimited. Land Camp, offered by Coalition...
[caption id="attachment_544" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Whychus Creek in Sisters has been the focus of long-term restoration project including streamflow, riparian areas, habitat and land preservation.[/caption] Kate Fitzpatrick presented to students in a Desert Watershed Management class at OSU Cascades today. Drawing...
How freak weather events affect local farmers We are used to some severe weather here in Central Oregon, but the two hail storms that came through in late August were truly exceptional. With hailstones of between ¼ - ½ inch...