The Central Oregon Forest Stewardship Foundation supports effective and sustainable forest collaborative groups in Central Oregon, ensuring the utilization of best collaborative practices and cultivating resources to support their programs and staff. This results in timely, effective, collaborative efforts that are equitable, inclusive, diverse, and lead to ecologically sound, economically informed, and socially acceptable forest restoration projects.
Deschutes Collaborative Forest Project (DCFP)
The Deschutes Collaborative Forest Project (DCFP) strives to restore the Deschutes National Forests to a healthier, more resilient condition by developing balanced, science-driven restoration projects. DCFP members represent a wide set of views and values related to forest health, including conservationists, the commercial timber industry, city and county elected officials, recreation interests, and others.
DCFP is one of 20 collaborative efforts selected by Congress to encourage collaborative, science-based ecosystem restoration of priority forest landscapes.
The Deschutes Collaborative Forest Project (DCFP) is funded by…
Ochoco Forest Restoration Collaborative (OFRC)
The Ochoco Forest Restoration Collaborative (OFRC) aims to enhance the health and wellbeing of the Ochoco National Forest and communities in Crook County by supporting timely, effective planning of forest restoration projects. OFRC develops consensus agreements using best available science and social values, ensuring robust, ecologically sound agreements on how to restore the forest.
OFRC is working to reduce the risk of high-severity wildfire, support the local economy, and improve wildlife habitat in the Ochoco National Forest.
The Ochoco Forest Restoration Collaborative (OFRC) is funded by…