Who We Are

Central Oregon LandWatch is a non-profit land use watchdog group located in Bend, Oregon. We strive to achieve a balanced and integrated approach to land use planning in Central Oregon that will safeguard our natural resources and environment and foster socially and economically thriving communities.

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LandWatch works to protect Central Oregon's fragile natural landscapes, watershed resources and ecosystems.



A better plan needed to protect Tumalo Creek’s flows

LandWatch's Executive Director, Paul Dewey, makes the case for increasing flows in Tumalo Creek. Letter: A better plan needed to protect...

Judge Allows City of Bend to Double Withdrawals from Tumalo Creek

A recent decision by a federal judge allows the City to continue work on its approximately $60 million water project.  Despite the fact...

Our Work: 2014 End of Year Report

LandWatch has been hard at work this year protecting the places we love. Click below to see our 2014 Annual Report and a sampling of the...