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 For 30 years, we have worked to protect what people love most about Central Oregon: our forests and high desert, our rivers and springs, our fish and wildlife, and well-designed communities.



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

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Win for LandWatch and for Oregon's Land Use System

February 5, 2016 Oregon’s visionary land use system created more than forty years ago has preserved the natural abundance we all now...

Settlement Reached on Tree Farm LUBA Appeal

February 3, 2016 Building on momentum from community urban growth boundary discussions, Central Oregon LandWatch and The Tree Farm LLC...

Double Win in the fight against the Attack of the Waterski Lakes

January 28, 2016 Last week, Deschutes County hearings officers ruled in favor of Central Oregon LandWatch and neighbors on two similar...