The River in the News

Articles that have appeared in the media about the Deschutes Basin and
the Deschutes River Conservancy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feb 22, 2018 - Bend Bulletin - Spring chinook season set for Lower Deschutes

Spring chinook season set for Lower Deschutes

And many anglers will flock to the falls again this spring, as the Lower Deschutes — from Sherars Falls downstream to the mouth at the Columbia River — will be open to spring chinook fishing from April 15 to June 30, according to French, a fisheries biologist for the ­Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife in The Dalles.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jan 12, 2018 - KTVZ - Feds OK SW Bend COID canal-piping project

Feds OK SW Bend COID canal-piping project

In an effort provide for more reliable flows on the Deschutes River, the federal Bureau of Reclamation said Friday it has entered into an agreement on a southwest Bend canal-piping project with the Oregon State Historic Preservation Office, the Central Oregon Irrigation District and other entities.