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.



Low snowpack means Oregon might not be insurable for wildfire

        This year's frightfully warm winter, as predicted by climate change models, means there will be less snowpack to buffer forest fires...

Future of Skyline Forest Uncertain after Sale

The recent sale of the Skyline Forest, visually the foothills of our the Three Sisters Mountains, might mean its new owners will partition...

Urgent: Protect Oregon, Stop SB 25

Urgent: Protect Oregon, Stop SB 25 February 20th, 2015    We live in Oregon for a reason. Whether your reason is the mountain views, golden fields, or...