Camping in the Owyhee Canyonlands

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Starry night skies in the Owyhee Canyonlands make for magical camping experiences. Photo: Jim Davis
Jeff Moore lives on the Oregon Coast but has for years made regular trips to the state's east side, both with family and as a trip leader with high school students. Here, he shares his wonder for Oregon's Owyhee Canyonlands and why he feels it's time to permanently protect it. Read More

Health care providers urge for Owyhee protections

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Dr. Stuart Garrett is one of more than 100 health care providers who have signed on to a letter urging for permanent protection of the Owyhee Canyonlands.
Dr. Stuart Garrett spent his summers growing up on his grandfather’s cattle ranch in Klamath County – and Oregon’s high desert made a lasting impression. He began his career as a physician over four decades ago. Here, he shares why protecting the Owyhee Canyonlands is critical to health care providers. A letter urging Oregon's senators to act has drawn signatures from more than 100 health care professionals across the state. Read More