The Crooked is a popular redband trout fishery Our water problems in the West at times seem so large, complicated, and conflicted, that it’s easy to give in to despair. We need victories like this to show us that we can work together to get things done: Oregon Sens. Ron […]

A shared vision for the Crooked River

But a $7 million project aims to aid their passage up the Crooked River CULVER — Reintroduced salmon and steelhead could be headed to spawning waters above the Pelton Round Butte dam complex as early as this year. But those that head into the Crooked River won’t get far – […]

Fish face another upstream hurdle

Information about the history and operation of the Deschutes Valley Water District was provided by their website. Additional edits were provided by staff of the facility. Please learn more about them at their website: Deschutes Valley Water District was formed in 1919 from a private water system, Jefferson Water […]

History of The Deschutes Valley Water District