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Quota system could be coming to Central Oregon wilderness areas

Forest Service holding meetings on proposed actions in Bend, Sisters.

The U.S. Forest Service took another step this week toward addressing overuse in some of the most scenic — and vulnerable — portions of the Deschutes and Willamette national forests. 61 more words

Bend Bulletin

Forest Service Eyes Limits On Popular Central Oregon Wilderness Areas

Federal officials are taking public comments on management strategies for five central Oregon wilderness areas that include possible restrictions on the number of visitors.

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OPB - Oregon Public Broadcasting

Fay’s Photography

A few weeks ago I started featuring some my mother’s photography on our family blog each Sunday evening. This week my mom(Fay) is highlighting some of her most recent waterfall photos. 54 more words


A few popular high lakes open for fishing Sunday in Central Oregon

Crane Prairie, Wickiup reservoirs, and Odell Lake set to open for anglers.

With the recent cold, snowy weather, it certainly does not feel like fishing season is upon us in Central Oregon. 25 more words

Bend Bulletin

Central Oregon builders detail hurdles to affordability

Builders cite regulation, land costs, lack of labor.

Housing in Central Oregon is expensive, and consumers aren’t the only ones frustrated by the situation.

Participants in the Central Oregon Builders Association’s first breakfast panel discussion sounded off Tuesday about regulation, a labor shortage and the cost of developing land. 35 more words

Bend Bulletin

Central Oregon districts keep teacher shortage at bay

But math, science and special education jobs remain hardest to fill.

Despite a teacher shortage around the country, school districts in Central Oregon have really only felt the pinch of a teacher shortage when trying to fill positions for math, science and special-education classes. 40 more words

Bend Bulletin

Central Oregon

Central Oregon today…Oregon has so many wonderful areas, some of which I have previously written about. Just check out my website under Oregon…These photos were all taken at Brasada Ranch which is near Redmond and not far from the major city in the region, Bend. 87 more words