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The term "watershed" is commonly used to refer to an area in which all surface waters flow to a common point. USGS identifies 92 watersheds in Oregon.

Articles & Stories

This multiimedia story focuses on the Whychus Creek restoration project within the Deschutes Basin...
"Money in a Streambank" tells the story of a regulation-driven ecosystem services project.
A fundamental component of the watershed restoration in Oregon is voluntary action by private...
Every river has its hero. The Tualatin has the crawfish...
Listed below are resources of high interest to the Oregon Explorer Deschutes Basin partners groups...

Maps and Tools

With hundreds of map layers available to draw from, you can use the Oregon Explorer Map Viewer... more

Data Collections

The Oregon Spatial Data Library... more