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Organizations displaying this symbol are one of thirty-four member groups whose efforts are supported by The Environmental Center's programs. By working together, we are able to more effectively protect and restore Central Oregon's natural environment.

WaterWatch protects and restores natural streamflows in Oregon’s rivers. WaterWatch works to ensure that enough water is left in Oregon’s rivers to sustain the fish, wildlife and people who depend on healthy rivers.

213 Ash St., Ste. 208
Portland, OR 97204
Map | (503) 295-4039

We promote education of the healthiest lifestyle, a plant based diet for our bodies, our world and all creatures who share it. Monthly potlucks, programs, films, etc.

63355 Old Deschutes Rd.
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 480-3017

We are dedicated to protecting and restoring 2,100 miles of rivers and streams in Central Oregon though projects in ecological restoration and community education.

700 NW Hill St.
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 382-6103

Trout Unlimited’s mission is to protect, reconnect, restore and sustain North America’s trout and salmon fisheries and their watersheds. TU accomplishes this mission on local, state and national levels with an extensive and dedicated volunteer network. TU’s national office, based just outside of Washington, D.C., and its regional offices employ professionals who testify before Congress, publish a quarterly magazine, intervene in federal legal proceedings, and work with the organization’s 152,000 volunteers in 450 chapters nationwide to keep them active and involved in conservation issues.

50 SW Bond St.
Suite 104
Bend, OR 97701

The Trust for Public Land conserves land for people to enjoy as parks, gardens, and other natural places, ensuring livable communities for generations to come.

805 SW industrial Way, STE 1
Bend, OR 97702
Map | (541) 382-2092

Offering interpretive exhibits, public observatory, educational programs, botanical garden, nature trail. Our program leaders provide a fun and thoughtful view of our natural environment.

Off Circle 3 in Sunriver
Sunriver, OR 97707
Map | (541) 593-4394

SOLVE brings Oregonians together to improve our environment and build a legacy of stewardship.

2000 SW 1st Ave. Suite 400
Portland, OR 97201
Map | (800) 333-SOLV (7658)

Our long term priority campaigns include working with fellow conservation organizations to end commercial logging on our few remaining public forests.


16 NW Kansas Avenue
Bend, OR 97701

To actively promote development of Oregon’s untapped renewable resources and to be a forceful advocate for expanding solar, wind and geothermal energy in the Northwest.

917 SW Oak St., Suite 303
Portland, OR 97205
Map | (503) 223-4544

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Oregon Wild works to protect and restore Oregon’s wildlands, wildlife and waters as an enduring legacy for all Oregonians.

Founded in 1974, Oregon Wild (formerly the Oregon Natural Resources Council or ONRC) has been instrumental in securing permanent legislative protection for some of Oregon’s most precious landscapes, including nearly 1.7 million acres of Wilderness, the forests that provide drinking water to communities like Bend and Portland, and almost 1,800 miles of Wild & Scenic Rivers. (more…)

2445 NE Division St. Suite 303
Bend, OR 97703
Map | (541) 382-2616

With more than 4,000 members and supporters, Oregon Natural Desert Association (ONDA) protects, defends, and restores Oregon’s deserts through both advocacy and restoration work.

50 SW Bond Street Suite 4
Bend, OR 97702
Map | (541) 330-2638

A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization with more than 1700 members throughout the state. OEC advances innovative, collaborative solutions to Oregon’s environmental challenges for today and future generations.

222 NW Davis, #309
Portland, OR 97209
Map | (503) 222-1963 ext. 100

Oregon League of Conservation Voters Education Fund works to increase the political effectiveness of Oregon’s environmental community by educating, training, and coordinating citizens and organizations. (more…)

50 SW Bond Street
Bend, OR 97702
Map | (541) 241-4762

OFCO provides services to adults with disabilities in Central Oregon, Deschutes, Crook, & Jefferson Counties. Services: Possibilities Thiftstores in Bend, Redmond, & Madras. Custodial Services. Confidential Document Destruction. Bench assembly and packaging. Recyling for paper, cardboard, plastic, wood, electronics, & computers. Wood survey products. Firewood: millends and biomass bricks/pellets.

835 E HWY 126
Redmond, OR 97756
Map | (541) 548-2611

A local non-profit radio station promoting an engaged thoughtful community, KPOV is radio by the people for the people of Central Oregon. We strengthen community and democracy through grassroots participation in independent, non-commercial radio. (more…)

501 NW Bond St.
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 322-0863
Want to find out more about the Green Spot? Email Marianne Pyott for more information
 or call 541-385-6908 x10.