This article outlines our efforts at the Deschutes River Conservancy in Oregon to revitalize streamflow and enhance water quality in the Deschutes River basin. It highlights our collaborations with diverse stakeholders and the significant impact our conservation initiatives have on local ecosystems and communities.
DRC Executive Director Invited to Speak at Oregon State University’s Fall Seminar Series Dive into the world of water resources and get insights from experts in the field. Join OSU for a series of illuminating…
BackyardBend’s New Film Series “Water is Everything” Features Kate Fitzpatrick from Deschutes River Conservancy ›
We all know it—water is the lifeblood of Central Oregon. It’s more than just a resource; it’s a playground, a sanctuary for incredible wildlife, and an essential element for our health and well-being. To celebrate and explore this vital element, We are delighted to share Backyard Media’s new two-part series, “Water is Everything.”
The Three Sisters Irrigation District On-Farm and Renewable Energy Project is a multi-partner initiative in Central Oregon that modernizes traditional irrigation methods to conserve water, reduce energy use, and improve ecological sustainability, transforming local farming practices in the face of persistent drought and climate change.
Direct2 Aviation, a leader in charter aviation services, has announced an innovative partnership with the Deschutes River Conservancy, a Bend-based nonprofit organization dedicated to restoring streamflow and improving water quality in Oregon’s Deschutes River Basin.
On August 4th, 2023 DRC staff took the opportunity to visit a project property and Whychus Creek, which have both transformed over the past 2 decades. The property in Sisters transferred water instream in Whychus Creek over 10 years ago.