Biodiversity

Biodiversity

Biodiversity is the variety of life, and the processes that support it, encompassing species and their genetic variation.

Articles & Stories

The broad range of habitats in the Deschutes Basin support nearly 100 different species of plants...
Strategy Habitats, as defined by the Oregon Conservation Strategy were determined by comparing maps...
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Once a species becomes threatened or endangered,...
Meadowlark (courtesy of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) The Conservation Strategy charts a...

Maps and Tools

The Gap Analysis Program (GAP) Species Viewer displays data from vertebrate species distribution... more

Data Collections

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) mapping tool that provides access to species occurrence data in the... more