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.



Reframing the Urban Growth Debate on May 13

Reframing the Urban Growth Debate                           Those of us who call Bend home take pride in our outdoor heritage, our vibrant neighborhoods and the natural...

Climate Change Study Predicts Low Flows in Tumalo Creek

Findings show that tributary creeks will experience the greatest impacts March 31, 2015 Bend, OR – Flows in the headwaters of Tumalo Creek...

Bend UGB Steering Committee decides to include wildfire risk in assessment

March 20, 2015 Planning the Urban Growth Boundary (UGB) is a public process that will determine what kind of city Bend will become. At the...