Conservation

Conservation

Conservation refers to preservation, protection, or restoration of the natural environment, natural ecosystems, vegetation, and wildlife. Oregon’s Conservation Strategy offers a blueprint for the state's conservation efforts.

Articles & Stories

This multiimedia story focuses on the Whychus Creek restoration project within the Deschutes Basin...
The 10-Year Plan for Oregon created by Governor Kitzhaber in August 2011, identifies Healthy...
Why is the sagebrush steppe ecosystem unique and threatened? It is the most widespread ecosystem...
A-Z list compiled by Janine Salwasser, Benton County Natural Areas and Parks Board member November...
The Sage-Grouse Conservation Partnership (SageCon) is a collaborative effort started in 2010...

Maps and Tools

Simple place-based mapping and charting of floodplains, demographics, habitat, land use, and more. more

Data Collections

The Oregon Watershed Restoration Inventory (OWRI) Database and GIS data is available in the... more