Member GroupsOrganizations 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.
- Member Groups
- Energy – Renewables & Efficiency
- Water Conservation
- 3rd Party Certification
- Waste Reduction
- Toxics Prevention
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.
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.
Bend, OR 97701
Offering interpretive exhibits, public observatory, educational programs, botanical garden, nature trail. Our program leaders provide a fun and thoughtful view of our natural environment.
Oregon WildClick for more information
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…)
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.
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.
Oregon League of Conservation Voters Education FundClick for more information
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…)
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.